Astronomy Facilities in Greece

Telescopes in Greece

In this page we provide a list of the optical telescopes in Greece having a primary mirror greater than 50cm in diameter. A map of  the country with all telescope locations marked, is also available in JPEG or PDF format.

  • Helmos Observatory
    Aperture: 2.30m
    Location: Mount Chelmos, Achaia
    Longitude/Latitude/Altitude : 22.21° E / 37.99° N / 2340m
  • Skinakas Observatory
    Aperture: 1.29m
    Location: Skinakas Peak / Crete
    Longitude/Latitude/Altitude: 24.89° E / 35.21° N / 1752m
  • Kryoneri Observatory
    Aperture: 1.23m
    Location: Mount Killini, Corinth
    Longitude/Latitude/Altitude: 22.62° E / 37.97° N / 905m
  • Newall Refractor / Penteli Visitor Center
    Aperture: 0.63m
    Location: Mount Penteli, Attica
    Longitude/Latitude/Altitude: 23.86° E / 38.05° N / 500m
  • A. Michalitsianos / Eudoxos Obs.
    Aperture: 0.60m
    Location: Mount Ainos, Kefallinia
    Longitude/Latitude/Altitude: 20.61° E / 38.17° N / 1070m
  • Doridis Refractor / Thissio Visitor Center
    Aperture: 0.40m
    Location: Pnyka Hill, Attica
    Longitude/Latitude/Altitude: 23.72° E / 37.97° N / 109m
  • Gerostathopoulion/ University of Athens Obs.
    Aperture: 0.40m
    Location: Univ. of Athens Campus, Zografos, Attiki
    Longitude/Latitude/Altitude: 23.78° E / 37.97° N / 250m

 

 


 
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