L’observatoire du pic du Midi de Bigorre

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L’observatoire du pic du Midi de Bigorre, pionnier en haute montagne is part of the Tentative list of France in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Observatory at the Pic du Midi de Bigorre is an astronomical observatory in one of the oldest and most important dark sky reserves in Europe. It dates from 1878. It is located at the summit at 2876 m altitude.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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L’observatoire du pic du Midi de Bigorre, pionnier en haute montagne
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2022
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