Collowara Observatory

Name: From Aymara language Qullo means Hill and Wara means Star.

Location: Hill El Churqui, in the southeast part of Andacollo, at an altitude of 1.300 mts above the sea level. 59 km southeast from the city of La Serena.

Description: This observation center was inaugurated in 2004 and has three observation terraces, from where you can see the stunning world-class scientific observatories Tololo, Gemini and a privileged view of the natural environment.

Equipment: 14″ GPS Schmidt-Cassegrain; Dobsonian 16″ y Schmidt-newtonian 10″.

Note: The tour is subject to weather conditions.

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