Apollo and the Moon at Keele Observatory

Apollo and the Moon at Keele Observatory

Saturday 20th July 2019 from 13:00pm to 15:00pm

Keele Observatory
Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG

Keele Observatory opens its doors to the public. Marvel at its giant telescopes and 1960s NASA Moon maps and photographs, hold space rocks or a real piece of a Space Shuttle, and talk with space experts.

Free event for all ages, no booking required.

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


Event organiser

Keele Observatory

Keele Observatory is organising this event

Please contact Keele Observatory directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

No booking required simply turn up on the day!

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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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