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problem36_39 - hence they can detect fainter objects....

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36.39: The best resolution is 0.3 arcseconds, which is about . 10 33 . 8 5 ° × - a) m. 0.5 m 46 . 0 ) 10 sin(8.33 m) 10 5 . 5 ( 22 . 1 sin λ 22 . 1 5 7 1 = ° × × = = - - θ D b) The Keck telescopes are able to gather more light than the Hale telescope, and
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Unformatted text preview: hence they can detect fainter objects. However, their larger size does not allow them to have greater resolution atmospheric conditions limit the resolution....
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2010 for the course PHYS 208 taught by Professor Ross during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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