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About this observation
David Strange
Time of observation
16/11/2019 - 14:06
Dome of the Kings Observatoy
Observing location

The original Dome is still in good working order, having been designed by Anton Celsius who gave us the temperature scale. The original telescope was given to Armagh Observatory by Queen Victoria. This telescope was built by T. Slater.

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