Copenhagen University Observatory

Københavns Universitet Astronomisk Observatorium (Copenhagen University Observatory) on Østervold is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Copenhagen University (Københavns Universitet). It is located in Copenhagen, Denmark, and has been in operation since 1861. It has IAU code 035.

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