Failand Observatory

Failand, Near Wraxall, BS8 3US

Location description

Observatory hosts public stargazing events run by Bristol Astronomical Society.


Location event organiser

Bristol Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Observatory

Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.


Tonight's weather forecast

25/09/18
19:00
15°
4%
25/09/18
22:00
11°
0%
26/09/18
01:00
0%
26/09/18
04:00
0%
Weather forecast for Nailsea (2.87 miles away) updated 25/09/18 at 20:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Forthcoming events at this location

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 29th September 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 6th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 13th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 20th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 27th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 3rd November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 10th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 17th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 24th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 1st December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 8th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 15th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 22nd December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 29th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 5th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 12th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 19th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 26th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 2nd February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 9th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 16th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 23rd February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 2nd March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 9th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 16th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 23rd March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 30th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 6th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 13th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 20th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Failand Observatory Public Open Night

Saturday 27th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

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The best time to visit Failand Observatory can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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