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 Observatories on Maunakea

Maunakea is the home for many of the world's greatest astronomical observatories. Click on the links below to visit their websites and learn about the latest research being conducted here on Hawaii's "white mountain." Many of these websites offer stunning images captured by the world's most advanced telescopes.

University of Hawaii 24-inch Telescope (0.6-meter) 
University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy
University of Hawaii 88-inch Telescope (2.2-meter) 
NASA Infrared Telescope Facility
Canada-France-Hawai‘i Telescope
UKIRT Telescope
Submillimeter Array
Gemini Observatory
Subaru Telescope
W.M. Keck Observatory
Caltech Submillimeter Observatory
James Clerk Maxwell Telescope
Very Long Baseline Array