Archive for the tag "Mauna Kea"

The sign at the trailhead to Mauna Kea summit.

Signs: Mauna Kea summit

An endemic Hawaiian blue butterfly at the Palila Forest Discovery Trail

Hawaiian blue butterfly

In this view of Mauna Kea from the Pu’u O’o Trail, the trees of a kipuka, clouds rolling over the saddle, and the bulk of the mountain create a layered effect.

Mauna Kea view

The very long baseline array on Mauna Kea is one of the ten radio telescopes that make up the Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA)

Very Long Baseline Array on Mauna Kea

The top of Hualalai Volcano pokes through the clouds on the Big Island of Hawaii.

Hualalai from Mauna Kea

Framing supports the mirror on the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope.

Abstracts: James Clerk Maxwell Telescope mirror framework

The shadow of Mauna Kea stretches out above the clouds.

Mauna Kea shadow

Mauna Kea telescopes as sunset nears.

Mauna Kea telescopes