Observatorio de la Contraviesa

NAME

Observatorio de la Contraviesa

ADDRESS

Cortijo El Cerezo
Torvizcon
Granada
18430 Spain

CONTACT

Tony Angel

PHONE

0034 958 064 044

EMAIL

ObservatorioDeLaContraviesa@avired.com

URL

NUMBER OF MEMBERS

OTHER INFORMATION

This private observatory is situated on top of the Contraviesa mountain range at 4,500 feet. It is 10 miles inland from the Med and on a clear day it is possible to see Africa.

There is a slide off roof making it suitable for groups of up to 10 people. The main telescope is a 14" LX200GPS along with an MX916 CCD.

Organised Astronomy evenings are available at request for schools, organisations and other groups.

Visiting Astronomers will always be made welcome.

There are no fees. A web site is under construction.