Live: World-class astronomy base under construction in NW China – Ep. 11

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A world-class astronomical observatory is under construction in the town of Lenghu, northwest #China’s Qinghai Province, with an average elevation of 3,800 meters above sea level. The site was chosen for the plateau region’s clear night sky and stable atmospheric conditions. Experts say the complex is expected to provide key support in developing optical astronomy, planetary science and deep space exploration in China. #StreamingChina

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