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Learn what it takes to drive a Martian Rover

Learn what it takes to drive a Martian Rover

Tuesday 10th May 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Roseland Observatory
Truro High School for Girls, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2HU

Join local astronomer Brian Sheen of the Roseland Observatory for this practical event to learn about the technology and engineering that has helped humans explore the red planet.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 10/05/2022


Event organiser

Roseland Observatory

Roseland Observatory is organising this event

Please contact Roseland Observatory directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

Please book your place on this event by sending an email to [email protected]

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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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