Public Observing at JSL Observatory – BBC Stargazing Live 2017

Friday 31st March 2017 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

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Jim Savage-Lowden Observatory

Culloden Battlefield, Culloden Moor, IV2 5EU


Event description

Join members of the Highlands Astronomical Society for this public stargazing session at their observatory, weather permitting. Check with the event organisers via their website (link below) to ensure the event is going ahead. Admission is free however small donation would be welcomed!

Observing (if clear)

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


Event organiser

This event is being organised by Highlands 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 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 Friday 31st March 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Jim Savage-Lowden 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 (Highlands Astronomical Society) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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