Sitting on Phoenix Hill in the east suburb of Kunming, Yunnan Astronomical Observatory is the highest of four professional astronomical observatories in China, and the only one in the south of the country. It is a state institute for scientific research and public science education.
|Aperture: 2.4 meters||Latitude: 26 52 N|
|First light:||Longitude: 100 14 E|
|Elevation: 3250 meters|