Public Viewing at Hoober Observatory

Friday 24th November 2017 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

J.A. Jones Hoober Observatory

Lee Brook Lane, Wentworth, S62 7SH


Join members of Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society for a public observing evening at their observatory for a presentation and observing through two large aperture telescopes. With spaces limited to 20 persons booking is required, please follow link below.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


This event is being organised by Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


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

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Event weather

Weather forecast for Upper Haugh (1.18 miles away) updated 25/11/17 at 00:00.

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This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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