Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (TNG)

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The Telescopio Nazionale Galileo (TNG), with a primary mirror of 3.58m, is the national facility of the Italian astronomical community, and is located at Roque de Los Muchachos Observatory (ORM). In 2002 it became a part of the Italian National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF) which is ensuring its financial support. TNG is equipped with 3 instruments which are permanently operating on its foci and offer a large variety of observing modes covering the optical and near infrared wavelength ranges and spanning from broad band imaging to high resolution spectroscopy.