Bayfordbury Observatory

Lower Hatfield Road, Bayfordbury, SG13 8LD

Location description

Observatory located on the campus of the University of Hertfordshire and accessible to the public during their monthly open evenings.


Location event organiser

Bayfordbury 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

23/10/17
19:00
15°
10%
23/10/17
22:00
14°
1%
24/10/17
01:00
14°
6%
24/10/17
04:00
14°
8%
Weather forecast for Hertford (1.75 miles away) updated 23/10/17 at 16:03.

Location light pollution

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

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

Forthcoming events at this location

Bayfordbury Observatory Open Evening

Friday 24th November 2017 from 18:00pm to 22:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Bayfordbury Observatory Open Evening

Friday 26th January 2018 from 18:00pm to 22:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Bayfordbury Observatory Open Evening

Friday 16th February 2018 from 18:00pm to 22:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Bayfordbury Observatory Open Evening

Friday 9th March 2018 from 18:00pm to 22:30pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

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When to visit

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

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