Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Deparment of Theoretical Physics

Facultad de Ciencias Departamento de Fisica Teorica Grupo de Astrofisica

UAM Astronomical Observatory - Presentation

The astronomical observatory of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid is on the seventh floor of the módulo 15, Facultad de Ciencias. It consits in a computer room, used by members of the Astrophysics group and last-year undergraduate students for numerical simulation and observational data reduction, and a 5-meter dome that hosts the Telescopio Jerónimo Muñoz (TJM), a 20-inch (51 cm) refractor with German equatorial mount.

Forthcoming events

  • Open nights at the Observatory
    Brief explanation of the night sky for the general public, followed by an astronomical observation.
    Please click on the "Open Nights" link in order to fill out the registration form for one of the upcoming open nights.

A list of past activities can be found by clicking on "History".


(in Spanish only)


For any question regarding the Observatory, please contact observatorio.astronomico @ uam.es

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