Breckland Astronomical Observatory
Great Ellingham, Near Attleborough, NR17
Join astronomers from Breckland Astronomical Society for this one of their regular free public observing nights at their fantastic Breckland Observatory, which take place on the last Friday of each month. Note that this meeting has been changed from Friday 31st December to Thursday 30th December to avoid New Year’s Eve.
Experience amazing views of planets, stars, galaxies and nebulae through their incredible 20-inch aperture telescope! There is no need to book for this event; however, we recommend contacting the Society first to confirm your attendance.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 30/12/2021
Breckland Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Breckland 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.
Thu 30th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Breckland Astronomical Observatory. View these events on a calendar.