B6386 Oxton to Southwell Lay-by

B6386 Oxton to Southwell Lay-by

Oxton Hill, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0RN

The Go Stargazing team added this off-road lay-by located North-East of Nottingham after it was recommended on Twitter as a great place to stargaze. Light pollution maps show that the site is away from the worst of Nottingham’s bright city lights.


B6386 Oxton to Southwell Lay-by is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 14/04/24

    11° 4%
  • 14/04/24

    1%
  • 15/04/24

    14%
  • 15/04/24

    82%

Weather forecast for Southwell (3.2 miles away) updated 14/04/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Practical Astronomy with Nottingham Astronomical Society

    Thursday 18th April 2024 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Burnside Hall - Plumtree, Nottingham, NG12 5ND (12.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Derby & District Astronomical Society introduction to astronomy

    Friday 19th April 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Friends Meeting House - Derby, Derby, DE1 3GY (21.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Chesterfield Barnett Observatory Members Evening (Visitors welcome)

    Friday 19th April 2024 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

    Chesterfield Barnett Observatory, Chesterfield, S41 8RH (21.7 miles away)

    More info
  • Sherwood Observatory Public Open Day – April 2024

    Saturday 20th April 2024 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Sherwood Observatory, Mansfield, NG17 5LF (8.8 miles away)

    More info
  • Leicester Astronomical Society meeting (fourth Tuesday)

    Tuesday 23rd April 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    National Space Centre, Leicester, LE4 5NS (28.6 miles away)

    More info

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