Beacon Hill Observatory
Montgomery Road, Cleethorpes, South Humberside, DN35
The Beacon Hill Observatory will be open from 14:00 to 16:00 on Sunday, 21st of August. The gates into the allotments where the observatory is based will be available from 13:45.
As well as visiting the observatory, you will have a chance to see the new Beginners’ programme. If the sky is clear, you can safely view the Sun using our telescopes, including their new solar telescope.
Refreshments will be available; hopefully, some additional members will be present for you to meet. There will be no need to stay for the full two hours.
For further information contact John Dunthorne at [email protected].
Please note that this has already taken place on 21/08/2022
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.
Sun 21st Aug
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.