Forest Road, London, London, N17 9NH
Visit Walthamstow Wetlands for a talk from Michael Lomotey of Stowstargazers who will reflect on diversity, ethnicity and inclusion in stargazing and astronomy.
The evening will also feature an exclusive guided walk through the wetlands to view the night sky. In preparation for the tour, Michael will share some tips and tactics on urban stargazing.
Stow Stargazers brings people together to enjoy nature whilst experiencing the night sky. We have a passion for sharing knowledge and advice on all aspects of stargazing, learning together what is on show and giving tips for how to view the celestial sights.
Please note that this has already taken place on 08/02/2022
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 8th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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