Cerro Tololo Inter-american Observatory

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  • Address: Rodolfo Wagenknecht, La Serena, Región de Coquimbo, Chile
  • Phone: +56-512205200
  • Tags: Observatory, Family And Kids

Located on the mountain Cerro Tololo in the Coquimbo region of Chile, Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory is an astronomical observatory and a research facility. Managed under the National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO), this is one of the two facilities located in the region. A total of more than 10 telescopes are stationed here that collect astronomical data. The guided tours are available here and include two telescopes and their explanations. A visit to this facility is free of cost.

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  • Cerro Tololo Inter-american Observatory Address: Rodolfo Wagenknecht, La Serena, Región de Coquimbo, Chile
  • Cerro Tololo Inter-american Observatory Contact Number: +56-512205200
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