North Pennines Observatory Open Evening

Sunday 26th March 2017 from 17:00pm to 20:00pm

North Pennines Observatory

The Old School House, Allenheads, NE47 9HR


Event description

This family-friendly event is titled "Robots in Space!" and will cover the latest developments in space technology. After the presentation there will be observing if weather permits.

Observing (if clear)

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

Astronomy Presentation

Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.


Event organiser

This event is being organised by North Pennines Area of Natural Beauty. For details of how to contact them and for more information about this event see "Event bookings & availability" below. Please check that this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


Light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-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 Sunday 26th March 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at North Pennines Observatory 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.


Event bookings & availability

The event organiser (North Pennines Area of Natural Beauty) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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