Astronomical observatories

2017-07-27T22:02:06+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Vienna Observatory, Mount Wilson Observatory, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Vatican Observatory, Jena Observatory, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Very Large Telescope, Byurakan Observatory, Karl Schwarzschild Observatory, South African Astronomical Observatory, Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam, Collurania-Teramo Observatory, Sonneberg Observatory, Konkoly Observatory, Space telescope flashcards Astronomical observatories
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  • Vienna Observatory
    The Vienna Observatory (German: Universitätssternwarte Wien) is an astronomical observatory in Vienna, Austria.
  • Mount Wilson Observatory
    The Mount Wilson Observatory (MWO) is an astronomical observatory in Los Angeles County, California, United States.
  • National Astronomical Observatory of Japan
    The National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (国立天文台 kokuritsu tenmondai) (NAOJ) is an astronomical research organisation comprising several facilities in Japan, as well as an observatory in Hawaii.
  • Vatican Observatory
    The Vatican Observatory (Latin: Specola Vaticana) is an astronomical research and educational institution supported by the Holy See.
  • Jena Observatory
    Astrophysikalisches Institut und Universitäts-Sternwarte Jena (AIU Jena, Astrophysical Institute and University Observatory Jena, or simply Jena Observatory) is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Friedrich Schiller University of Jena.
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
    The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) is a research institute of the Smithsonian Institution headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where it is joined with the Harvard College Observatory (HCO) to form the Harvard–Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA).
  • Very Large Telescope
    The Very Large Telescope (VLT) is a telescope facility operated by the European Southern Observatory on Cerro Paranal in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile.
  • Byurakan Observatory
    The Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory, or Byurakan Observatory is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by the Armenian Academy of Sciences.
  • Karl Schwarzschild Observatory
    The Karl Schwarzschild Observatory (German: Karl-Schwarzschild-Observatorium) is an astronomical observatory originally founded in 1960 as an affiliated institute of the former Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin and named in honour of the astronomer and physicist Karl Schwarzschild.
  • South African Astronomical Observatory
    South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO) is the national center for optical and infrared astronomy in South Africa.
  • Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam
    Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) is a German research institute.
  • Collurania-Teramo Observatory
    Osservatorio Astronomico di Collurania-Teramo "V.
  • Sonneberg Observatory
    Sonneberg Observatory (German: Sternwarte Sonneberg) is an astronomical observatory and was formerly an institute of the Academy of Science in the German Democratic Republic.
  • Konkoly Observatory
    Konkoly Observatory (Konkoly Obszervatórium) is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  • Space telescope
    A space telescope or space observatory is an instrument located in outer space to observe distant planets, galaxies and other astronomical objects.