St Andrews Observatory

University of St Andrews, St Andrews, KY16

Location description

The St Andrews Observatory, home to the James Gregory Telescope, is open to the general public every first Wednesday of the month from 7-9pm.


Observatory

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


Tonight's weather forecast

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Weather forecast for St Andrews (0.84 miles away) updated 15/12/17 at 06:00.

Location 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

St Andrews Observatory Open Evening

Wednesday 3rd January 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 4th January 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 11th January 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 18th January 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 25th January 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 1st February 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Evening

Wednesday 7th February 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 8th February 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 15th February 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 22nd February 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 1st March 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Evening

Wednesday 7th March 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 8th March 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 15th March 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 22nd March 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing with University of St Andrews Astronomical Society

Thursday 29th March 2018 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Evening

Wednesday 4th April 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Astronomy Presentation, Observing (if clear)

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

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