Behlen Observatory

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Behlen Observatory
Organization University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Location Mead, Nebraska (US)
Coordinates 41°10′15″N 96°26′48″W / 41.17083°N 96.44667°W / 41.17083; -96.44667
Established 1972
Boller and Chivens Cassegrain Telescope 30" reflector
Behlen Observatory is located in the US
Behlen Observatory
Location of Behlen Observatory

Behlen Observatory is a research facility and astronomical observatory owned and operated by the astronomy department of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. It is located in Mead, Nebraska (United States) about 38 miles northeast of Lincoln, Nebraska and was founded in 1972.

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  1. "Behlen Observatory Homepage". NU's Behlen Observatory - A star Gazer's Paradise. Archived from the original on 11 December 2005. Retrieved December 15, 2005. 

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