Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 18th April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Failand Observatory

Failand, Near Wraxall, BS8 3US


Description

From October through to April the welcoming members of Bristol Astronomical Society open their Failand observatory to the public on most clear Saturday nights if the weather forecast allows for observing... A notice will be shown on the Bristol Astronomical Society website on the evening to indicate if the event is going ahead and at what time.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Bristol Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

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

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

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