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

27/11/20
18:00
6%
27/11/20
21:00
11%
28/11/20
00:00
13%
28/11/20
03:00
17%
Weather forecast for Silverdale (0.73 miles away) updated 27/11/20 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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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Forthcoming events at this location

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 1st December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 8th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 15th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 22nd December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 29th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 5th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 12th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 19th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 26th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 2nd February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 9th February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 16th February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 23rd February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 2nd March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 9th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 16th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 23rd March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 30th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 6th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 13th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 20th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Keele Observatory Public Open Evening

Keele Observatory, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, ST5 5BG
Tuesday 27th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Location

When to visit

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

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