Jeremiah Horrocks Observatory - Moor Park
Blackpool Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 3AE, North West
Join the friendly astronomers from the Preston and District Astronomical Society for this public open evening of their observatory in Moor Park. Take a tour of the observatory and view their historic Cooke refracting telescope, then see the Sun in incredible detail through safe solar telescopes.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/07/2022
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 21st Jul
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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