Pulkovo Astronomical Observatory

Pulkovo Astronomical Observatory is a building in . Pulkovo Astronomical Observatory is situated in , close to .

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Memorial
The Pulkovo meridian, which passes through the center of the main building of the and is at 30°19,6‘ east of , was the point of departure for all former geographical maps of Russia.

Observatory
The , the principal astronomical observatory of the Russian Academy of Sciences, located 19 km south of on Pulkovo Heights 75 metres above sea level. Photo: Vladimir Ivanov, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
is situated 1½ km southeast of Pulkovo Astronomical Observatory. Photo: Dinamik, Public domain.

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Suburb
is situated 2½ km southeast of Pulkovo Astronomical Observatory. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Village
is a municipal settlement in Pushkinsky District of the federal city of , . is situated 4½ km south of Pulkovo Astronomical Observatory.

Town
is a municipal settlement in Pushkinsky District of the federal city of , , located on the slopes of the Pulkovo Heights. is situated 5 km northeast of Pulkovo Astronomical Observatory.

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