Astronomy Walk and Stargazing with Yorkshire Astronomy

Saturday 6th April 2019 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

The Robin Hood Inn - Pecket Well

Keighley Road, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8QR


Description

Join the team from Yorkshire Astronomy for a guided walk up on to the moors overlooking Hebden Bridge and the Calder Valley. There you'll experience some excellent dark skies with astronomers pointing out exciting deep sky objects that you can will then be able to find any time! A trip made all the better by sampling the excellent food available at the Robin Hood first!

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Yorkshire Astronomy who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

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

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 6th April 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at The Robin Hood Inn - Pecket Well on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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