Jeremiah Horrocks Observatory - Moor Park
Blackpool Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 3AE, North West
Members of the public are invited to join astronomers from Preston and District Astronomical Society for this one of their regular open evenings of the historic Jeremiah Horrocks Observatory in Moor Park. Enjoy wonderful views of the night sky using their historic 8-inch Thomas Cooke refracting telescope!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 24/03/2022
Preston and District Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Preston and District 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.
Thu 24th Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.