Artist's Impression of the European Extremely Large Telescope (image) ESO Share Print E-Mail Caption This artist's impression shows the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) in its enclosure. The E-ELT will be a 39-meter aperture optical and infrared telescope sited on Cerro Armazones in the Chilean Atacama Desert, 20 kilometers from ESO's Very Large Telescope on Cerro Paranal. It will be the world's largest "eye on the sky." Credit ESO/L. Calçada Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.