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Tartu Observatory

Category Museums, Historical Attractions, Tourism objects
Lossi 40, Tartu linn, Tartumaa, 51003
Coordinates 58.380089, 26.720200
GPS: 58° 22' 48" N, 26° 43' 13" E
Phone (+372) 737 6932
E-mail tahetorn@ut.ee
Website http://www.tahetorn.ut.ee/

The science made in Tartu Observatory has changed the understanding of the Universe. The director of the observatory F.G.W. Struve (1793--1864) led the fixing of the geodetic line now known after his name. The line had an important role in understanding the shape and size of the Earth and in the development of cartography. 

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