India’s first liquid-mirror telescope:

GS Paper 3: Syllabus: Awareness in space.   Context: India’s first liquid-mirror telescope- International Liquid Mirror Telescope (ILMT) has now entered the commissioning phase and will start scientific observations some time in October this year. About the International Liquid Mirror Telescope (ILMT): It is located at an altitude of 2,450 metres on the Devasthal Observatory …