Failand Observatory

Failand, Near Wraxall, BS8 3US

Location description

Observatory hosts public stargazing events run by Bristol Astronomical Society.


Location event organiser

Bristol 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
22:00
12°
8%
30/03/17
01:00
12°
11%
30/03/17
04:00
12°
13%
Weather forecast for Nailsea (2.87 miles away) updated 29/03/17 at 06:00.

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

Public Viewing at Failand Observatory

Saturday 1st April 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing Only

Public Viewing at Failand Observatory

Saturday 8th April 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing Only

Public Viewing at Failand Observatory

Saturday 15th April 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing Only

Public Viewing at Failand Observatory

Saturday 22nd April 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing Only

Public Viewing at Failand Observatory

Saturday 29th April 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing Only

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When to visit

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

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