Thanet Observatory Open Evening – BBC Stargazing Live 2017

Friday 24th March 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm


Thanet Observatory

Monkton Nature Reserve, Monkton, CT12 4LH

Event description

Join theĀ Monkton StargazersĀ for this special event to coincide with BBC Stargazing Live 2017.

Observing (if clear)

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

Event organiser

This event is being organised by Monkton Stargazers. 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.

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 Thanet 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 (Monkton Stargazers) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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Thanet Observatory Public Open Evening

Friday 28th April 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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