Highlights of the Autumn Milky Way at Tomintoul

Saturday 19th October 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Glenlivet Village Hall

Bridgend of Glenlivet, Ballindalloch, AB37 9BX


Description

Discover the highlights of the autumn Milky Way against a backdrop of the Orionids meteor shower. Tonight’s unusual heavenly objects include a coat hanger, a ring and an iris. Saturn will also be visible during the early evening.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Tomintoul and Glenlivet Landscape Partnership 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 Tomintoul and Glenlivet Landscape Partnership directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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Location light pollution

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

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

Location darkness on Saturday 19th October 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Glenlivet Village Hall on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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