Skinakas Observatory

Local name
LocationRegion of Crete, Greece

The Skinakas Observatory is an astronomical observatory located in the homonymous peak of Psiloritis, on the island of Crete, Greece. It has a 1.3 m modified Ritchey–Chrétien telescope and a 0.3 m Schmidt–Cassegrain telescope, which are mainly operated by staff of University of Crete and the Foundation for Research & Technology – Hellas.

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More information and contact


Address (Unnamed Road), 74051, Greece

Coordinates 35°12'42.02" N 24°53'55.894" E

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