Duncan Road, Cranfield, MK43 0TH, East of England
Join members from Cranfield Astronomical Society as they open the Loxham Observatory for this special evening to observe the moon. Look through the observatory’s large 11″ telescope and gaze at the craters and mountain ranges on the surface of Earth’s closest natural satellite, society members will also have their telescopes on hand. Free event with no booking required, simply turn up on the evening!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 27/10/2017
Cranfield Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Cranfield 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.
Fri 27th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.