Keele Observatory

Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG

Location description

The Keele Observatory, located on the campus of Keele University, is home to a fantastic and historic 31cm aperture refracting telescope that dates back to 1874. Open all year round to the public on Tuesday nights and Saturday afternoons.


Location event organiser

Keele Observatory organises stargazing events at this location.


Observatory

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


Tonight's weather forecast

09/07/20
19:00
13°
15%
09/07/20
22:00
12°
19%
10/07/20
01:00
11°
12%
10/07/20
04:00
11°
16%
Weather forecast for Silverdale (0.73 miles away) updated 09/07/20 at 04:00.

Location light pollution

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

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Forthcoming events at this location

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 14th July 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 21st July 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 28th July 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 4th August 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 11th August 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 18th August 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 25th August 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 1st September 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 8th September 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 15th September 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 22nd September 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 29th September 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 6th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 13th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 20th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 27th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 3rd November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 10th November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 17th November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 24th November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 1st December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 8th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 15th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 22nd December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 29th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 5th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 12th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 19th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 26th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 2nd February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 9th February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 16th February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 23rd February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 2nd March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 9th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 16th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 23rd March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 30th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 6th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 13th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 20th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Tuesday 27th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

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When to visit

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

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