Hauxley Nature Reserve and Observatory
Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR
Everyone is invited to join the members of Northumberland Astronomical Society for an evening of astronomy at their observatory at Low Hauxley. There will be a talk on a topical subject, and if weather permits, a stargazing session afterwards. There is no charge but donations will be welcomed. Suitable for children and families, but please – no dogs. Wrap up well!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 02/03/2019
Northumberland Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Northumberland Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Sat 2nd Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.