Bruce Observatory – Whitby School

Prospect Hill, Whitby, YO21 1LA

Location description

Observing nights held here weather permitting with events organised by Whitby & District Astronomical Society.


Location event organiser

Whitby & District Astronomical Society 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

28/03/17
01:00
10%
28/03/17
04:00
10%
Weather forecast for Whitby (0.53 miles away) updated 27/03/17 at 06:01.

Light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban 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 Night at Bruce Observatory

Sunday 2nd April 2017 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing Night at Bruce Observatory

Sunday 9th April 2017 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing Night at Bruce Observatory

Sunday 16th April 2017 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing Night at Bruce Observatory

Sunday 23rd April 2017 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Observing Night at Bruce Observatory

Sunday 30th April 2017 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Location

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When to visit

The best time to visit Bruce Observatory - Whitby School can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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