Emberton Sports and Social Club
Emberton Playing Fields, Emberton, MK45 5BS
Join the social stargazing group UK Astronomy for this public stargazing event in Emberton. There will be a number of different telescopes to look through and binoculars, if you have your own telescope you’re welcome to bring it along. If the weather is cloudy there will be a short presentation on astronomy including latest news and what can be seen in the sky at this time of the year. The skies are wonderfully dark above this location, add in hot chocolate, biscuits and you have a great family friendly stargazing event! Booking required (small fee).
Please note that this event has already taken place on 24/02/2017
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.
Fri 24th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.