Geminids Meteor Shower Watch at Breckland Observatory

Wednesday 13th December 2017 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

Breckland Astronomical Observatory

Great Ellingham, Near Attleborough, NR17


Description

Join members of Breckland Astronomical Society for this free public event to see the Geminids meteor shower from their observatory including observing through their 20 inch telescope. Wrap up warm, hot drinks available and heaters inside.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Breckland Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Please contact Breckland Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Location darkness on Wednesday 13th December 2017

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