Carleton Road, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ
The Rosse Observatory will be opening its doors to the public in celebration of International SUNday 2018. See our closest star through a telescope or build your own with a Solar telescope kit. Free of charge and everyone welcome!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 24/06/2018
West Yorkshire Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact West Yorkshire 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.
Sun 24th Jun
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.