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Radio Astronomy Out view point Timing & Entrance FeesMuseum 9:00 am to 6:00 pm No fee 4 Tips
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Things to do: Watching Outer views
Entry fees last updated on 11/30/2016
Radio Astronomy Center Ooty
Radio Astronomy is located in Muthorai near Ooty. The Radio Astronomy Centre (RAC) is part of the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics (NCRA) of the well-known Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) which is funded by the Government of India through the Department of Atomic Energy. The Ooty Radio Astronomy is a 530-metre (1,740 ft) long and 30-metre (98 ft) wide Cylindrical Paraboloid telescope. It operates at a frequency of 326.5 MHz with a maximum bandwidth of 15 MHz at the front-end. The radio telescope in Ooty has benefited them more mainly on the research in the universe.
Most of the students who come for Educational Visit/ IV visit/ industrail visit in Ooty firstly they want to visit Radio Astronomy Center Ooty. This is mainly benefited to the students who come for Educational visit/ IV visit to Ooty. By inflicting this Radio Astronomy Center they will get a great motivation and it will be very useful to them. But entry is restricted they need to get the prior permission to enter into the Radio Astronomy Ooty .
Radio telescope is located in Muthorai near Ooty. It is part of the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics of the well known Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) which is funded by the Government of India through the Department of atomic energy.