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Observatory of the University of Tartu, Tartu
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  • University Observatory is modest in size in contrast to today's mega-projects like the Arecibo at Puerto Rico ilitol'ko entered into operation FAST radio telescope in Guizhou, China with an aperture of diameter-500 meters! And then there's the whole Hill is less. There were other times, other tasks. Director of the Observatory at the University of Dorpat was Vasily Struve, who later founded the famous Pulkovskaya Observatory.
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  • As a part of a walking tour in the city of Tartu, this Observatory is definitely worth of visiting, as it gives you understanding of how advanced the Estonian scientists have been in observing the won...  more »
  • It might be right now is in the building of the University. This is the Astronomical Observatory was built in the early 19th century. Now also is proceeding at that time. UNESCO also seems to have received.
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  • Tõravere, No Tartumaa, 58.265669, 26.465936, 58° 15 ' 56.41 "26° 27 ' 57.37 Tartu Observatory (ECT. Tartu Observatoorium) is the largest Astronomical Observatory in Estonia, founded in 1810 in Tartu, Tartu County, Estonia. In 1964 year in connection with the growth of urban illumination, the Observatory moved to a more suitable place for observation: in Tõravere village (20 km South-West of Tartu). At various times, the Observatory was different names: "Derptskaâ Observatory (1810-1893), «Polished» Observatory (1893-1919)," Tartu Observatory (1919-1964), "Tartu Astrophysical Observatory. B. Struve EN Estonian SSR (1964-1995) and "the Tartu Observatory (1995).
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