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Explore the Universe with The York Astronomical Society

Explore the Universe with The York Astronomical Society

Saturday 19th October 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Beetle Bank Farm
Moor Lane, Murton, YO19 5XD, Yorkshire and The Humber

Join the astronomers from The York Astronomical Society for an amazing journey way out into deep space for a look at galaxies, star clusters, stellar remnants – all thousands and millions of light years away.

Starts with a multimedia presentation on what you can see. Society members will be on hand with telescopes to guide you around the night sky.

Free parking, toilets and cafe serving light refreshments. Booking required.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 19/10/2019


Event organiser

The York Astronomical Society

The York Astronomical Society is organising this event

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


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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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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