Brian Joynes Observatory
Austerfield Field Study Centre, Doncaster, DN10 6RG
Members of the public are invited to join enthusiastic astronomers from Doncaster Astronomical Society for this one of their regular Friday evening observing sessions from their fantastic observatory located at the Austerfield Field Study Centre. These events take place every Friday (weather dependent) except the months of July and August. Prospective visitors should contact the Observatory Manager via email [email protected] to confirm their attendance.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 23/07/2021
Doncaster Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Doncaster Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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 23rd Jul
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.