The Malcolm Parry Observatory

The Long Eaton School, Nottingham, NG10 3NP, East Midlands

Location description

Opened on the 17th January 2012 the Malcolm Parry Observatory at The Long Eaton School hosts a variety of public outreach events throughout the year. For details of forthcoming events please see their website.


Location event organiser

Malcolm Parry 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

22/02
18:00
50%
22/02
21:00
6%
23/02
00:00
64%
23/02
03:00
98%
23/02
06:00
98%
Weather forecast for Long Eaton (0.72 miles away) updated 22/02/20 at 16:01.

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.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 9 events with the last one being on 4th July 2019 organised by Malcolm Parry Observatory.

Location

When to visit

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

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