Release Date: March 01, 2016 4:00PM (EST)
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About This Image
The photo shows the installation of the James Webb Space Telescope's secondary mirror. The secondary mirror is gold-coated, round, convex, and sits at the end of 3 long booms. It redirects the light from our primary mirror into the tertiary mirror and instrument module.