Adalbert Stifter and the Solar Eclipse

Adalbert Stifter and the Solar Eclipse (HM20W1)

Location: Wien, Wien 1010
Country: Austria
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N 48° 12.706', E 16° 22.45'

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Von hier aus beobachtete
Adalbert Stifter
am 8. Juli 1842
die einzige im Wien der Neuzeit
eingetretene totale

Errichtet 1994 auf Initiative des Jugendclubs
mit Förderung durch die MA7

[English translation:]
On July 8, 1842, Adalbert Stifter observed the only total solar eclipse seen in Vienna in modern times from here.

Installed in 1994 on the initiative of the Dingi-Vindiemiatrix youth group, with the support of the MA7.
HM NumberHM20W1
Year Placed1994
Placed ByDingi-Vindemiatrix
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)28U E 397914 N 5340750
Decimal Degrees48.21176667, 16.37416667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 48° 12.706', E 16° 22.45'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds48° 12' 42.3600" N, 16° 22' 27.0000" E
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Seitenstettengasse, Wien Wien 1010, AT
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