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NAME

OBSERVATORIO DEL PANGUE

ADDRESS

San Martin 233, Vicuña, Region de Cpquimbo, Chile

CONTACT

Eric Escalera

PHONE

+56 9 2412584

EMAIL

astronomicasur@gmail.com

URL

www.observatoriodelpangue.blogspot.com

CLUB DESCRIPTION

Public observatory runned by pro and am astronomers. Observing sessions performed all year (except full moon nights), from guided tours to all-night runs. Telescopes ranging from 16" (40cm) to 25" (63cm), also Refractor for astrophotography, and computarized mount on permanent pier in dome for astrophotographers.
Technical assistance available for advanced observers.
Hosting telescopes for remote observing (high speed internet connection on site).
Located in mountains, 10 miles away from Gemini South, LSST, SOAR, and Tololo observatories.
Latitude 30° South. Clear skies 300 nights per year.

Tags

Chile