The Green Road, Ashbourne, DE6 1EP, East Midlands
Visitors are welcome to join the White Peak Astronomical Observing Group for this one of their regular observing sessions from the observatory at the Queen Elizabeth Grammar School in Ashbourne. If visiting for your first time please contact the group before attending.
- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting
- Event run by a local astronomical society often involving an in-depth presentation by a guest speaker with observing afterwards if weather permits. Most societies welcome members of the public to join them sometimes for a small fee or donation.
This event is being organised by White Peak Astronomical Observing Group who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!
New members are asked to contact the group prior to their first visit.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Wednesday 9th May 2018
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School 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.