Hauxley Nature Reserve and Observatory
Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR
Dr Adrian Jannetta – Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and long-standing member of Northumberland Astronomical Society – will be giving a talk on the basics of Astronomy and then observing from the Hauxley Observatory if weather permits. The event is free of charge however registration required.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/02/2018
Northumberland Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Northumberland Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Sat 17th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.