Foggy Bottom Observatory

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Foggy Bottom Observatory
Location Colgate University, Hamilton, New York
Coordinates 42°48′59″N 75°31′57″W / 42.8165095°N 75.5325682°W / 42.8165095; -75.5325682Coordinates: 42°48′59″N 75°31′57″W / 42.8165095°N 75.5325682°W / 42.8165095; -75.5325682
Altitude 343.2 meters (1126 feet)
Model 1216 telescope ('66 Chrysler Powder Blue) 16" reflector
Foggy Bottom Observatory is located in the US
Foggy Bottom Observatory
Location of Foggy Bottom Observatory

Foggy Bottom Observatory is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Colgate University. Its IAU code is 776. Built in 1951, it is located in Hamilton, New York (USA).

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  1. "Foggy Bottom Observatory Homepage". Colgate University Astronomy -Foggy Bottom Observatory. Archived from the original on June 26, 2013. Retrieved July 26, 2008. 

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