Introduction to Astronomy with Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society

Introduction to Astronomy with Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society

Friday 20th September 2019 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

East Ayton Village Hall
Wilsons Lane, East Ayton, YO13 9HY, Yorkshire and The Humber

This event is for those who have or want to develop an interest in Astronomy but don’t know where to start or have a telescope and don’t know how to use it effectively. It will include a short introductory talk followed by a chance for non-members to approach members for help and advice on astronomy or in setting up and using their telescopes.

Feel free to bring along equipment you may have if you don’t know how to use it. Free for members. £3 for non-members, payable on the door. Free refreshments!

Please note that this event has already taken place on 20/09/2019


Event organiser

Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society

Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

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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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