Orwell Park Observatory
Orwell Park School, Nacton, IP10 0ER
By appointment only it is possible for members of the public to join members of Orwell Astronomical Society for this one of their regular Wednesday evening observing sessions at Orwell Park Observatory. This observatory, accessible only by a flight of steep spiral stairs, is located on secured school premises therefore it is necessary to contact the society beforehand to arrange your visit.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 14/02/2018
Orwell Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Orwell 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.
Wed 14th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.