Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society Meeting

Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society Meeting

Thursday 9th April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Bishop Auckland Community Fire Station
Green Lane, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6RS, North East

Everyone is invited to join the enthusiastic members of the Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society for this one of their regular monthly meetings at the Fire Station. Includes a talk / presentation and if the weather permits observing afterwards. Meetings are held on the Thursday after the first Saturday of each month.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 09/04/2020


Event organiser

Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society

Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

No booking is required for this event, simply turn up and pay a small fee on the door to help cover costs.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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