Apollo 11 Moonshot with Dr Ken MacTaggart

Apollo 11 Moonshot with Dr Ken MacTaggart

Saturday 20th July 2019 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

The Buccleuch Centre
Buccleuch Square, Langholm, DG13 0AW

Enjoy a glass of wine whilst Space Historian Dr Ken MacTaggart shares his extensive experience of the Apollo missions having been technical advisor to the History Channel’s TV movie “Moonshot”. Ken will re-live the actual landing anniversary moment at 21:18pm explaining events as they happen. Prior booking highly recommended please contact the venue for more details.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 20/07/2019

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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