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Heaton Park Astronomy Group Public Open Day

Heaton Park Astronomy Group Public Open Day

Sunday 26th September 2021 from 12:00pm to 15:00pm

Heaton Park Farm Centre
Middleton Road, Manchester, Lancashire, M25 2SW

Heaton Park Astronomy Group are holding an Open Day in Heaton Park on Sunday 26th September, 12-3 pm in the classroom and courtyard behind the Stables Cafe. They will have displays about astronomy and photos our members have taken, and if the Sun shines will have special solar telescopes you can look through.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 26/09/2021

Event organiser

Heaton Park Astronomy Group

Heaton Park Astronomy Group is organising this event

Please contact Heaton Park Astronomy Group directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

Event booking

No booking is required for this event, simply turn up on the day!

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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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