Junior Stargazing Evening at Whitelee Windfarm

Tuesday 13th February 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre

Moor Road, Eaglesham, G76 0QQ


Description

Visit Whitelee Windfarm for this stargazing event suitable for young astronomers! Learn about the stars and planets then see them through yourself from this amazingly dark location! Lots of fun activities to keep everyone involved even if the weather isn't great. It's free however prior booking is required.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


Bookings

Please contact Go Stargazing Administrator 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 rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Tuesday 13th February 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.

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Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre

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