Public observing with Bath Astronomers

Saturday 16th December 2017 from 18:00pm to 23:00pm

Wellow Public Car Park

Station Road, Wellow, BA2 8QB, South West


Description

Escape the bright city lights and join members of Bath Astronomers for this public stargazing session at their favoured dark sky location in Wellow. This short notice event will only go ahead weather permitting -- an announcement will be made on their Facebook page two hours before the event is due to start.

- 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 Bath Astronomers who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


Bookings

Please check the organisers webpage for this event to confirm it is going ahead before travelling.

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Event weather

16/12/17
18:00
15%
16/12/17
21:00
10%
17/12/17
00:00
5%
17/12/17
03:00
12%
Weather forecast for Prior Park Bath (3.28 miles away) updated 16/12/17 at 06:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-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 Saturday 16th December 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Wellow Public 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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