Fernbank Observatory

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Fernbank Observatory
Fernbank-14.jpg
Radio dish and dome for the optical telescope.
OrganizationFernbank Science Center
LocationDecatur, Georgia
Coordinates
Altitude323 meters (1,060 ft)
Website
Fernbank Observatory
Telescopes
unnamed telescope0.9 m reflector
radio telescope3.0 m parabolic dish
 
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Fernbank Observatory
Fernbank-14.jpg
Radio dish and dome for the optical telescope.
OrganizationFernbank Science Center
LocationDecatur, Georgia
Coordinates
Altitude323 meters (1,060 ft)
Website
Fernbank Observatory
Telescopes
unnamed telescope0.9 m reflector
radio telescope3.0 m parabolic dish

Fernbank Observatory is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by the Fernbank Science Center. It is located between Decatur and Atlanta, Georgia (USA). The observatory owns a 0.9 m (35 in) Cassegrain telescope housed beneath a 10 m (33 ft) dome.

0.9 meter Cassegrain

See also

References

  1. "Fernbank Observatory homepage". Observatory. http://fsc.fernbank.edu/observatory.htm. Retrieved December 16, 2005. 

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