Anglian Observatory

Garwood Lodge, Ely, CB6 3QG

Location description

Observatory near Wentworth running open evenings every clear Wednesday after dark with access to two large aperture instruments.


Location event organiser

Anglian Observatory organises stargazing events at this location.


Observatory

Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.


Tonight's weather forecast

26/04/17
19:00
32%
26/04/17
22:00
0%
27/04/17
01:00
0%
27/04/17
04:00
1%
Weather forecast for Haddenham (2.05 miles away) updated 26/04/17 at 12:01.

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

When to stargaze at Anglian Observatory

This location's semi-rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Forthcoming events at this location

Anglian Observatory Public Open Evening

Thursday 27th April 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Anglian Observatory Public Open Evening

Thursday 4th May 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Anglian Observatory Public Open Evening

Thursday 11th May 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Anglian Observatory Public Open Evening

Thursday 18th May 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Anglian Observatory Public Open Evening

Thursday 25th May 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

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When to visit

The best time to visit Anglian Observatory can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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