Public Open Evening at Clanfield Observatory

Sunday 2nd April 2017 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

Clanfield Observatory

Hinton Heights, Clanfield, Hampshire, PO8


Event description

Join the members of Hampshire Astronomical Group at their Clanfield Observatory for this one of their regular public open evenings. The event includes a tour of the facilities and looking through their large telescopes if weather permits. These events are incredibly popular and require booking well in advance!

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 Hampshire Astronomical Group. 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 Sunday 2nd April 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Clanfield 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 (Hampshire Astronomical Group) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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