Public Star Party with Whitby & District Astronomical Society

Friday 25th August 2017 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm

Captain Cook Monument - Whitby

Captain Cook Headland, Whitby, YO21 3HA

Event description

Weather permitting this public stargazing event is being hosted by members of Whitby & District Astronomical Society who will be at the headland near the Captain Cook Monument with their telescopes for an evening of stargazing.  Please contact them to confirm the event is going ahead.

Observing Only

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.

Event organiser

This event is being organised by Whitby & District 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.

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

Event bookings & availability

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

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