Leighton Observatory

Pex Hill Visitors Centre, Widnes, WA8 5QW

Location description

Home of Liverpool Astronomical Society who run frequent stargazing sessions from their observatory.


Location event organiser

Liverpool 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

29/03/20
19:00
4%
29/03/20
22:00
4%
30/03/20
01:00
5%
30/03/20
04:00
5%
Weather forecast for Whiston Cross (2.23 miles away) updated 29/03/20 at 12:01.

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

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 1st April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 8th April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 15th April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 22nd April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 29th April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 6th May 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 13th May 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 20th May 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 27th May 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 3rd June 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 10th June 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 17th June 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 24th June 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 1st July 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 8th July 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 15th July 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 22nd July 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 29th July 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 5th August 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 12th August 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 19th August 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 26th August 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 2nd September 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 9th September 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 16th September 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 23rd September 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 30th September 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 7th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 14th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 21st October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 28th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 4th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 11th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 18th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 25th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 2nd December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 9th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 16th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 23rd December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 30th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 6th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 13th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 20th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 27th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 3rd February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 10th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 17th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 24th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 3rd March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 10th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 17th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 24th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 31st March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 7th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 14th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 21st April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing (if clear)

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 28th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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