Monte Avaro - 1700m

Nation, region, province
Italy, Lombardia, Bergamo
WGS84 coordinates
46°00'22" N  9°35'50" E google maps
Heigth 1700 m
Brightness at zenith [mag/arcsec^2] -
Typical limiting magnitude
6.8 (if the Pianura Padana is fogged, if not the sky is more polluted)
Max number of amateurs 50

At the end of Val Brembana, a place relatively far from the lights of the Pianura Padana, here is Mount Avaro. The southern sky is polluted, but the rest of the sky is very good.

24 december 2000: the parking of the refuge.

24 december 2000: panorama toward South.

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