Observing location for Vectis Astronomical Society who regularly meet in the pavilion next door. Members of the society frequently open the observatory to the public for regular stargazing sessions. The dark skies may be affected a little by a nearby agricultural site.
Location event organiser
Vectis Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.
Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.
Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.
Tonight's weather forecast
Weather forecast for Isle Of Wight (sandown) Airport (1.26 miles away) updated 21/08/17 at 00:01.
This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium
Forthcoming events at this location
Friday 25th August 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Friday 22nd September 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Friday 27th October 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Friday 24th November 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm