The Largest Mirror In The Planet

Due to its large size, smooth surface, high surface reflectivity when covered with shallow water, and minimal elevation deviation, Salar de Uyuni (Bolivian)

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+2 1. jeffy commented 5 years ago

The Twin Peaks intro added to the experience .
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+7 2. badasspuppy commented 5 years ago

Careful girls, no skirts
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+2 3. Judge-Jake commented 5 years ago

Nope my shaving mirror is a little bigger :P
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+5 4. IDK399 commented 5 years ago

Maybe they can use it as a primary telescope mirror with the secondary mirror/sensor high up on a balloon. Not sure if it will work without curvature, but Somebody will figure out a way.
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+5 5. sux2bu commented 5 years ago

From wiki:
The Salar was formed as a result of transformations between several prehistoric lakes. It is covered by a few meters of salt crust, which has an extraordinary flatness with the average altitude variations within one meter over the entire area of the Salar. The crust serves as a source of salt and covers a pool of brine, which is exceptionally rich in lithium. It contains 50 to 70% of the world's lithium reserves,which is in the process of being extracted. The large area, clear skies, and the exceptional flatness of the surface make the Salar an ideal object for calibrating the altimeters of Earth observation satellites.