Near Brailsford, Derby, Derbyshire, DE6 3BY
Join Derby & District Astronomical Society members for this one of their regular “second Saturday of the month” public observing sessions at their fantastic Flamsteed Observatory.
A variety of telescopes will be available to use, including the Society’s 10″ Newtonian reflecting telescope in the observatory dome. Note that these events are weather dependent.
If you would like to attend this event, please email the Society’s Secretary.
Derby & District Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Derby & District 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.
Sat 13th Aug
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Flamsteed Observatory. View these events on a calendar.