Astronomy Ireland Head Office
Unit H4 Rosemount Business Park, Blanchardstown, D11 RK2K
Members of the public are invited to attend this special event hosted by Astronomy Ireland and in conjunction with BBC Stargazing Live 2017. This is a great opportunity to observe through the largest publicly accessible telescope in Ireland! Learn your way around the skies with a laser-pointer tour of the constellations. This event is suitable for everyone and ideal for families and beginners.
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.