Orionids Meteor Shower Observing

Friday 20th October 2017 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

Wembury Beach Car Park

Wembury, Plymouth, PL9 0HP


Description

Join the members of Plymouth Astronomical Society for this meteor observing session at Wembury Beach Car Park. Please contact the society if you plan to attend.

- This event is weather dependent and will only take place if the skies are clear enough for observing. It is therefore necessary to check the weather forecast and confirm with the event organisers that this event is going ahead.


Organiser

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


Bookings

The event organiser (Plymouth Astronomical Society) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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Event weather

20/10/17
19:00
15°
95%
20/10/17
22:00
15°
88%
21/10/17
01:00
15°
4%
Weather forecast for Wembury (0.09 miles away) updated 19/10/17 at 20:01.

Location light pollution

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

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Friday 20th October 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Wembury Beach Car Park 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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