European Soothren Observatory

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European Organisation for Astronomical Resairch in the Soothren Hemisphere
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AbbreviationESO[1]
Formation1962
TeepIntergovrenmental organisation
PurposeResairch organisation for astronomy
HeidquartersGarching, Germany
Membership
16
Offeecial leid
Czech, Dens, Dutch, Inglis, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norse, Pols, Portuguese, Spaingie, Swadish
Director General
Xavier Barcons
WabsteidESO.org

The European Organisation for Astronomical Resairch in the Soothren Hemisphere[2], commonly referred tae as the European Southern Observatory (ESO), is a 16-naition intergovrenmental resairch organisation for grund-based astronomy.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "ESO Glossary of Acronyms". Retrieved 2018-09-07. 
  2. "ESO's Organisational Structure". Retrieved 2018-09-07. 

Coordinates: 48°15′36″N 11°40′16″E / 48.26000°N 11.67111°E / 48.26000; 11.67111