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Urania Planetarium Potsdam
Wilhelm Foerster Planetarium


GERMANY , BRANDENBURG , POTSDAM
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Urania Planetarium Potsdam
Urania Planetarium Potsdam
Urania Planetarium Potsdam


Type: Planetarium
Opened in 1968

Address: Gutenbergstrasse 71-72 - 14467 Potsdam
Country: GERMANY
Email: planetarium@urania-potsdam.de
Phone: +49 331 270 2721

Website: https://www.urania-planetarium.de/
     
                 

Team
Simon Plate (director)







46 seats











Dome of  8.0m




Technical
Optical system ZEISS : Asterion
Digital system ZEISS : Powerdome
Software: Uniview
Video system Zeiss Velvet : 1+1 center
Meridian resolution 2.5 K

Facilities
Gift Shop Astroshop

Operation
Frequenting: 16000 people per year

History

- 1968: Zeiss ZKP1
- May 31, 1981: 8m/70s/Zeiss ZKP2 (ZKP1 give to Juterbog)
- 2007: moved to Gutenbergstrasse
- 2009: Digital
- March 2012: new external dome
- GDP2015
- July 2019: closed for 4 weeks: renovation ZKP2 (2 projectors of SpaceGate Quinto)
- May 2022: Zeiss Asterion + hybrid (872,000 euros)

Last major evolution: 2022: projector

Comments


Latitude: 52°24'09" N  -  Longitude: 13°03'43" E  -  Altitude: 30m

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last update: 05/26/2022

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