||Italy, Valle d'Aosta, Aosta, on the border with Piemonte|
||45°29'22" N 7°08'51" E google maps|
|Heigth||Top: 2610 m, observing grass: 2530 m|
|Brightness at zenith [mag/arcsec^2]||-
|Max number of amateurs||50
Colle del Nivolet is the preferred observing location of the amatour astronomers of northern Italy, because it's possible to reach a high altitude by car. During the night the sky is really dark and during the day the nature give a wonderful show.
20 july 2001: panorama on Agnel and Serrù lakes.
27 june 2003: my telescope and Mount Gran Paradiso (4061m).
19 june 2004: a little more snow has to melt...