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Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory

(FLWO)
(observatory near Amado, Arizona)

The Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory (FLWO) is an Amado, Arizona observatory operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). It was previously known as the Mount Hopkins Observatory, but renamed for the SAO director who established it.

Telescopes:


(observatory,visible light,infrared,ground,Arizona)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_Lawrence_Whipple_Observatory
http://www.sao.arizona.edu/FLWO/whipple.html

Referenced by pages:
HATNet
IOTA
MEarth Project (MEarth)
MMT
Two Micron All-sky Survey (2MASS)

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