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formerly Baltic Astronomy

Editor-in-Chief: Barbuy, Beatriz

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Volume 12, Issue 4


Overview of the History of Vilnius University Observatory

L. Klimka
Published Online: 2017-02-08 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/astro-2017-00101


An overview of the early history of the Astronomical Observatory of Vilnius University from its foundation in 1753 to 1878 is presented.

Keywords: history of astronomy: observatories


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Received: 2003-10-15

Published Online: 2017-02-08

Published in Print: 2003-12-01

Citation Information: Open Astronomy, Volume 12, Issue 4, Pages 649–656, ISSN (Online) 2543-6376, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/astro-2017-00101.

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