Abberton Reservoir, Colchester, CO2 0EU
Organised by the Essex Wildlife Trust and North Essex Astronomical Society this is a fantastic opportunity to get away from the city lights and go stargazing! Look through large telescopes, listen to one of the interesting astronomical talks given, there's even bacon rolls on the menu for tea! Sounds like astronomical heaven!
- 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 North Essex Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.
Booking for this event is essential, tickets available from Essex Wildlife Trust.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Saturday 1st April 2017
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre 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.