Cagliari Observatory


Cagliari Observatory
OrganizationINAF Edit this on Wikidata
LocationProvince of Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
Coordinates39°16′55″N 9°07′53″E / 39.281876°N 9.131362°E / 39.281876; 9.131362Coordinates: 39°16′55″N 9°07′53″E / 39.281876°N 9.131362°E / 39.281876; 9.131362 Edit this at Wikidata
TelescopesSardinia Radio Telescope Edit this on Wikidata
Cagliari Observatory is located in Italy
Cagliari Observatory
Location of Cagliari Observatory

The Cagliari Observatory (Italian: Osservatorio Astronomico di Cagliari, or OAC) is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Italy's Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (National Institute for Astrophysics, INAF). It is located 20 km away from Cagliari in Sardinia. It was founded in 1899 to study the Earth's rotation.

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External links

  • Observatory home page
  • Outreach home page