Brian Joynes Observatory

Austerfield Field Study Centre, Doncaster, DN10 6RG

Location description

Observatory located in the grounds of the Austerfield Field Study Centre and run by the members of Doncaster Astronomy Society.


Location event organiser

Doncaster Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Observatory

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


Tonight's weather forecast

29/03/17
19:00
13°
48%
29/03/17
22:00
13°
13%
30/03/17
01:00
12°
10%
30/03/17
04:00
12°
9%
Weather forecast for Bawtry (1.19 miles away) updated 29/03/17 at 12:00.

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

Observing with Doncaster Astro

Friday 31st March 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing with Doncaster Astro

Friday 7th April 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing with Doncaster Astro

Friday 14th April 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing with Doncaster Astro

Friday 21st April 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing with Doncaster Astro

Friday 28th April 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing (if clear)

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When to visit

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