Beetle Bank Farm
Moor Lane, Murton, YO19 5XD, Yorkshire and The Humber
Join the astronomers from York Astronomical Society for this Friday meeting at Beetle Bank Farm for a general induction to using the observatory. We will be using the deck roof (with disable access via a stair lift), and fixed and movable telescopes and lenses. Experience star-hopping or astrophotography. Members and non-members welcome (the latter for a small fee).
Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/04/2020
The York Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact The York Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Fri 17th Apr
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.