Shipley Country Park Visitors Centre
Heanor, Shipley, DE75 7GX, East Midlands
Informal open meeting of the Ilkeston and District Astronomical Society held on the last Wednesday of every month in the Green Room of the Shipley Park Visitors’ Centre. From the small car park at the side of the visitors’ centre walk around to the rear and the entrance is adjacent to the outdoor play area. Please contact the society prior to your visit to confirm your attendance.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 27/05/2020
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 27th May
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.