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GEHFileBot
07-17-2005, 05:22 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile539/Arecibo-in-Puerto-Rico---high-res-overlay.htm>Arecibo in Puerto Rico -high res overlay</a></b><br><br>Those who see the Arecibo radio telescope for the first time are astounded by the enormousness of the reflecting surface, or radio mirror. The huge &quot;dish&quot; is 305 m (1000 feet) in diameter, 167 feet deep, and covers an area of about twenty acres. The surface is made of almost 40,000 perforated aluminum panels, each measuring about 3 feet by 6 feet, supported by a network of steel cables strung across the underlying karst sinkhole. It is a spherical (not parabolic) reflector<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/542500arecibo_telescope.jpg>

gnagle
07-17-2005, 05:23 PM
That is Puerto Rico, not BVI

Laugharne
07-17-2005, 05:49 PM
That is Puerto Rico, not BVI

Yes right !

Excuse my mistake... :-?

Laugharne
07-17-2005, 05:56 PM
That is Puerto Rico, not BVI

Did somebody can fix this error ? Please !...

Mickey
07-17-2005, 09:21 PM
Did somebody can fix this error ? Please !...

All set. Thanks.

Laugharne
07-18-2005, 06:54 AM
All set. Thanks.

Thanks ! :-)

Explorerr
08-01-2005, 04:59 PM
[FONT=Arial Narrow]I was unable to see the image of S.E.T.I. this is what i got!!

:???: :???:

http://img29.imageshack.us/img29/7581/notfound4gr.th.jpg (http://img29.imageshack.us/my.php?image=notfound4gr.jpg)

Is there problem?

Highlander2000
08-19-2005, 08:27 PM
Seems the original Link is down. Edit the downloaded original file and change the URL-Link with this one:

http://www.signale.de/arecibo/pics/Arecibo_Observatory.jpg

It should work now.

Highlander2000

Youbecha
08-20-2005, 09:49 PM
Nope...that link is also broke.

Youbecha
08-20-2005, 10:01 PM
Try this one (darn 3 minute limit on editing)


...signale.de/arecibo/pics/Arecibo_Observatory.jpg

I guess the previous link worked...I simply tried to cut and paste the link showing into Google earth...

McMaster_de
08-21-2005, 11:05 AM
http://www.satimagingcorp.com/gallery/ikonos-puertorico-lg.html