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Observation by Jeremy: 50cm telescope in Lisbon

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Jeremy Shears

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Jeremy

Observed

2016 Oct 28 - 20:40

Uploaded

2016 Oct 31 - 21:43

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Equipment

Location

Belem, Lisbon, Portugal

Title

50cm telescope in Lisbon

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This telescope was once the largest in the Iberian peninsula. It was used by the naval officer Commandante Eugénio Conceição Silva (1903-1969), the father of Portuguese Amateur Astronomy, in the 1950s

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