Public Observing with Eastbourne Astro

Saturday 18th February 2017 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm

Redoubt Fortress

Royal Parade, Eastbourne, BN22 7AQ


Event description

Join members of Eastbourne Astronomical Society for one of their public observing sessions at The Redoubt Fortress, event goes ahead all weather with presentations taking place in the Casement. Free of charge, bring your telescope along if you have one... And enter via the drawbridge!

This specificĀ event is part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2017Ā being held to celebrate the South Downs National Park becoming accredited with Dark Sky Reserve status.

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 Eastbourne Astronomical Society. 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 urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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

Event bookings & availability

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

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