I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza

Astronomical Observatory of Trieste is an astronomical center of studies located in the city of in northern . The observatory traces its origins from the Nautical School founded in Trieste by the Empress Maria Theresa of in 1753.

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University
Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste is an international research center located in Basovizza on the outskirts of , Italy. is situated 2 km west of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza.

Commercial district
The Trieste AREA Science Park is composed of two neighbouring campus developments located near the exit from the motorway linking to and . is situated 4 km northwest of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza.

Cave
Vilenica Cave or Vilenica Cave at Lokev is the oldest show cave in Europe. is situated 4½ km northeast of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza. Photo: Tiesse, Public domain.

Industrial building
Modiano is an Italian brand of playing cards. The company was founded by Saul Modiano in and initially manufactured cigarette papers. is situated 6 km southwest of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza.

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Hamlet
Lipica is a village in the Municipality of Sežana in the Littoral region of , close to the border with . is situated 3 km north of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza. Photo: Plp, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
Lokev is a settlement in the Municipality of Sežana in the Littoral region of , close to the border with . is situated 4½ km northeast of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza. Photo: Marino-sl, Public domain.

Village
Prelože pri Lokvi is a settlement south of in the Municipality of Sežana in the Littoral region of . is situated 4½ km east of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza.

Village
Orlek is a village in the Municipality of in the Littoral region of on the border with . is situated 6 km northwest of I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza.

I.N.A.F. - Osservatorio astronomico di Trieste - Stazione osservativa di Basovizza

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