The Astronomy Centre
Bacup Road A681, Near Todmorden, Lancashire, OL14 7HP
In conjunction with BBC Stargazing Live 2017 the Astronomy Centre will be open to all members of the public on 28th, 29th and 30th March. Enjoy short astronomical presentations, guided tours of the observatory facilities and observing through the large telescopes. Please contact the event organiser to register your interest.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 28/03/2017
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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.
Tue 28th Mar
Wed 29th Mar
Thu 30th Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.