Herrett Observatory

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Herrett Observatory
OrganizationHerrett Center for Arts & Science, College of Southern Idaho
LocationTwin Falls, Idaho, USA
Coordinates42°35′02″N 114°28′13″W / 42.58389°N 114.47028°W / 42.58389; -114.47028
Altitude1120 meters (3675 feet)
Websiteherrett.csi.edu/observatory.html
Telescopes
Norman Herrett Telescope24" (0.6m) f/8 Ritchey-Chrétien reflector
Herrett Observatory is located in the United States
Herrett Observatory
Location of Herrett Observatory

The CSI Centennial Observatory at the Herrett Center for Arts & Science is a public astronomical observatory located in Twin Falls, Idaho (USA). It opened on May 22, 2004 and features one of the world's largest fully wheelchair-accessible public telescopes.

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References

  1. "CSI Centennial Observatory homepage". The CSI Centennial Observatory. Retrieved May 17, 2013.

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