Perseid Meteor Shower at Loch Doon Roundhouse

Saturday 12th August 2017 from 22:00pm to 23:30pm

Loch Doon Roundhouse

Loch Doon, Dalmellington, KA6


Event description

This public event observing the Perseid meteor shower from the shores of loch Doon is being organised by the Doon Valley Astronomy Project.

Observing (if clear)

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


Light pollution

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

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

Location darkness on Saturday 12th August 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Loch Doon Roundhouse 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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Loch Doon Roundhouse

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