Cheomseong-dae (Star Gazing Tower; 첨성대 ; 瞻星臺;)

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▪ Cheomseong-dae (Star Gazing Tower) is the oldest existing astronomical observatory in Asia.

Built during the reign of Shilla Dynasty Queen Seon-deok (in power 632-647AD), it was used for observing the stars in order to forecast the weather.

This stone structure is a beautiful combination of straight lines and curves.

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ssSUH on July 2, 2012

Hi~ 行者无路

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KhoiTran on July 6, 2012

Very nice photo! Like!

ssSUH on July 8, 2012

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Guizel J.c on July 8, 2012

Beautiful night shot

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Andrés Andonie on July 9, 2012

Excelente toma nocturna. Like. Saludos cordiales. Andrés

ssSUH on July 13, 2012

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Ijaz Ahmad on July 18, 2012

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ssSUH on July 21, 2012

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H. Lotfi-Azad on July 22, 2012

Stunning night shot ,,,

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ssSUH on July 24, 2012

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ssSUH on August 7, 2012

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Алексей Олюшкин on August 7, 2012

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ssSUH on August 13, 2012

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danimero on August 13, 2012

I like this perfect eight seconds

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C haydeé on August 23, 2012

Hola ssSUH

¡Qué bonita toma nocturna!

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Saludos cordiales desde Argentina , Chaydeé.

ssSUH on August 23, 2012

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Nyx Ning on August 30, 2012

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ssSUH on September 1, 2012

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Alla Saed on September 1, 2012

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Photo taken in Cheomseong-ro, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea

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  • Uploaded on April 18, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by ssSUH
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D300S
    • Taken on 2012/04/15 20:26:55
    • Exposure: 8.000s
    • Focal Length: 29.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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