Stargazing with Caithness Astronomy Group

Friday 24th March 2017 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

Castlehill Heritage Centre

Castletown, Caithness, KW14 8TG


Event description

Join members of Caithness Astronomy Group for this one of their regular stargazing sessions. Often combined with a talk or a telescope workshop you're guaranteed a warm welcome and dazzling starry skies!

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 Caithness 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 rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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

Location darkness on Friday 24th March 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Castlehill Heritage 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.


Event bookings & availability

The event organiser (Caithness Astronomical Group) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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