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Biggest Sundial in World, Bologna

Biggest Sundial in the World

The biggest sundial is located in the church of San Petronio, in Piazza Maggiore.

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The largest sundial in the world is 67 meters (about 220 feet) of length and used for the study of the sun revolutions, studies through a hold created on the dome at more than 27 meters of height.

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It was created in 1655 by the astronomer Gian Domenico Cassini that taught astronomy at Bologna University.

 

 





 

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