Geri Brown Photography | Patagonia - Black and White | Photo 1
Uploaded 1-Dec-08
Taken 1-Nov-08

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Categories & Keywords

Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:South America
Subcategory Detail:Argentina
Keywords:Astronomical Observatory, Patagonia

Astronomic Observatory
Made in 1950 with the financing help of the University of La Plata, it´s located only 10 minutes away from the Estancia La Estela , in a place characterized by its sky clearness. Unfortunately dismantled in the eighties due to the extremely hard life conditions the astronomers suffered, from its original construction only the concrete basis and its iron and aluminum dome have remained