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Ptolemy would have made his observations in Egypt probably Alexandria around AD120 up to his death in AD168.

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Q: When and where did Ptolemy make his astronomical observations?
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Where and when did ptolemy make his astronomical observations?

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What were the oldest astronomical observations?

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By being gay.

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Did Galileo's observations confirm the validity of retrograde motion of the planets?

No, Ptolemy did.

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