Keele Observatory

Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG

Location description

The Keele Observatory, located on the campus of Keele University, is home to a fantastic and historic 31cm aperture refracting telescope that dates back to 1874. Open all year round to the public on Tuesday nights and Saturday afternoons.


Location event organiser

Keele 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

13/12/17
18:00
58%
13/12/17
21:00
79%
14/12/17
00:00
62%
14/12/17
03:00
15%
Weather forecast for Silverdale (0.73 miles away) updated 13/12/17 at 12:00.

Location 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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Forthcoming events at this location

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 16th December 2017 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 19th December 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 26th December 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 2nd January 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 6th January 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 9th January 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 13th January 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 16th January 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 20th January 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 23rd January 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 27th January 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 30th January 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 3rd February 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 6th February 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 10th February 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 13th February 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 17th February 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 20th February 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 24th February 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 27th February 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 3rd March 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 6th March 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 10th March 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 13th March 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 17th March 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 20th March 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 24th March 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 27th March 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 31st March 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 3rd April 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 7th April 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 10th April 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 14th April 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 17th April 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 21st April 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 24th April 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 28th April 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 1st May 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 5th May 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 8th May 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 12th May 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 15th May 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 19th May 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 22nd May 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 26th May 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 29th May 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 2nd June 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 9th June 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 16th June 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 23rd June 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 30th June 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 7th July 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 14th July 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 21st July 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 28th July 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 4th August 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 11th August 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 18th August 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 25th August 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 1st September 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 8th September 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 15th September 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 22nd September 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 29th September 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 6th October 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 13th October 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 20th October 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 27th October 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 3rd November 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 10th November 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 17th November 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
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Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 24th November 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 1st December 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 8th December 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 15th December 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 22nd December 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Solar Observing

Saturday 29th December 2018 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Observing (if clear)

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