Moonwatch at Bradley Burn Farm Shop

Saturday 25th November 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Bradley Burn Farm Shop

Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, DL13 3JH


Description

See the craters, mountains and lava plains on the Moon at this event at Bradley Burn Farm Shop in collaboration with Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society. As well as our closest natural satellite telescopes will be pointed at a variety of objects in the sky. Refreshments will be available from the farm shop and there will be a raffle and prize for the best space drawing. An indoor presentation will take place if the weather is poor. This event is perfect for families and a great way of getting the children out in the fresh air! Small fee applies please contact the event venue for more details.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


Bookings

This event is pay on the door. £3 adults, £1 for 16 and under, under 5's free

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Event weather

25/11/17
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25/11/17
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26/11/17
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Weather forecast for Tow Law (1.68 miles away) updated 25/11/17 at 00:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 25th November 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Bradley Burn Farm Shop on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.

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