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A Quick Overview of Greenwich Observatory
The Royal Observatory, Greenwich (known as the Royal Greenwich Observatory or RGO when the working institution moved from Greenwich to Herstmonceux after World War II) is an observatory situated on a hill inGreenwich Park, overlooking the River Thames.
It played a major role in the history of astronomy and navigation, and is best known as the location of the prime meridian.