Bubble Group Astronomy at Stonehaugh – The Moon – Cancelled due to Covid19

Friday 29th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion

Stonehaugh, Kielder Water Forest Park, Northumberland, NE48 3DZ


Description

A familiar object in the night sky, the moon has been with us from the birth of our planet.
How did it come to be our partner in space?
How has it affected life on our planet?
What role will it play in our future?
Join us as we discuss this fascinating topic and if the weather permits, maybe get a close look at our moon through a large telescope.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


Organiser

This online event is being organised by Stonehaugh Astronomy who should be contacted if you have any queries. If you do attend this online event it would be great if you could let the organiser know you found out about it via Go Stargazing, thank you!


Bookings

Due to Covid19 guidelines numbers are limited. We are not selling a fixed number of tickets, we are taking bookings based on 'Bubble group' sizes. Ticket prices are; Adult £10 - Child (under 16) £8 To book your spaces please contact us directly; Facebook message: Stonehaugh Astronomy email: [email protected] Phone: 01434 230014

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Location light pollution

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

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Friday 29th January 2021

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion 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.


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