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Marseille Observatory

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Marseille Observatory (Observatoire de Marseille) is an astronomical observatory located in Marseille, France, with a history that goes back to the early 18th century. [1]

12 relations: Aix-Marseille University, Édouard Stephan, Centre national de la recherche scientifique, Cosmology, Exoplanet, France, Galaxy formation and evolution, Haute-Provence Observatory, Marseille, Observatory, Solar System, Stephan's Quintet.

Aix-Marseille University

Aix-Marseille University (AMU; Aix-Marseille Université; formally incorporated as Université d'Aix-Marseille) is a public research university located in Provence, southern France.

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Édouard Stephan

Édouard Jean-Marie Stephan (31 August 1837 – 31 December 1923) was a French astronomer.

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Centre national de la recherche scientifique

The French National Center for Scientific Research (Centre national de la recherche scientifique, CNRS) is the largest governmental research organisation in France and the largest fundamental science agency in Europe.

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Cosmology (from the Greek κόσμος, kosmos "world" and -λογία, -logia "study of") is the study of the origin, evolution, and eventual fate of the universe.

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An exoplanet or extrasolar planet is a planet outside our solar system.

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France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.

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Galaxy formation and evolution

The study of galaxy formation and evolution is concerned with the processes that formed a heterogeneous universe from a homogeneous beginning, the formation of the first galaxies, the way galaxies change over time, and the processes that have generated the variety of structures observed in nearby galaxies.

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Haute-Provence Observatory

The Haute-Provence Observatory (OHP, Observatoire de Haute-Provence) is an astronomical observatory in the southeast of France, about 90 km east of Avignon and 100 km north of Marseille.

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Marseille (Provençal: Marselha), is the second-largest city of France and the largest city of the Provence historical region.

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An observatory is a location used for observing terrestrial or celestial events.

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Solar System

The Solar SystemCapitalization of the name varies.

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Stephan's Quintet

Stephan's Quintet is a visual grouping of five galaxies of which four form the first compact galaxy group ever discovered.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marseille_Observatory

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