Family Stargazing and Moonwatch at Attingham Park

Family Stargazing and Moonwatch at Attingham Park

Saturday 14th March 2020 from 18:30pm to 21:00pm

Attingham Park
Attingham, Atcham, SY4 4TP

Join Shropshire Astronomical Society for an evening of stargazing and moonwatching suitable for all the family and children over 5. Great for beginners, but also suitable for those who want to learn more, or would just like to take the chance to stargaze at Attingham. If the weather’s wet, join the Society in the Cafe to see what’s hidden behind the rain clouds using specialist equipment (with a family friendly introduction).

Please note that this event has already taken place on 14/03/2020

Event organiser

National Trust

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Event booking

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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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