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November 2012 Total Solar Eclipse over Australia

Siding Spring Observatory

This is Australia's premier optical astronomy facility, with a number of large telescopes up to and including the Anglo-Australian 3.9-meter telescope. It also features the "World's largest virtual solar system drive" along highways approaching the observatory, with the sun at the observatory!

The observatory is located at latitude 31 16' S, longitude 149 4' E, elevation 3,750 feet.

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