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Remains of the Snow

Snowpack Mountain

by Sam Dunham

Remains of the Snow

The marbled pattern of snowpacks from the 2150 masl at the Observatory on May’s Middle Sunday.

Corno Vado Observatory

Sitting just behind the Corno Grande peak, the observatory runs the CINEOS program (Campo Imperatore Near Earth Object Survey) studying asteroids and meteorites as they enter the earth’s atmosphere via its 108 cm-aperture telescope located in the East dome.  You can visit the observatory if pre-arranged  from Wed-Friday outside of .

Further Reading

Official website of the Campo Imperatore Observatory CINEOS program