XMM-Newton Photo Gallery

A selection of photographs and movies about XMM-Newton taken at various stages during its development.


Photographs from the mission taken at different stages of its development.
  • Pictures taken mainly by the Leicester EPIC team during the building and testing of the EPIC MOS cameras.
  • Pictures taken by the Leicester team and from ESA publicity packs during the construction and testing of XMM-Newton.
  • Pictures taken at the launch of XMM-Newton from Kourou, French Guiana.


The ESA movies above require the Real player.

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