Sanford Underground Research Facility | Slideshow Gallery for Open House | 120329_LUX-detector_0040
Taken 29-Mar-12
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Keywords:LUX, Large Underground Xenon, Places, Surface Laboratory
Photo Info

Dimensions2560 x 1707
Original file size2.03 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken29-Mar-12 10:50
Date modified21-Sep-17 14:03
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal length16 mm
Max lens aperturef/2.8
Exposure1/50 at f/2.8
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 200
Metering modePartial


LUX use two honey combed shaped arrays of photomultiplier tubes that can pick up a single photon of light. This photo taken during the assembly of the detector shows the top most array.