St Andrews Observatory

University of St Andrews, St Andrews, KY16

Location description

The St Andrews Observatory, home to the James Gregory Telescope, is open to the general public every first Wednesday of the month from 7-9pm.


Location event organiser

St Andrews University 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

19/07/19
19:00
17°
47%
19/07/19
22:00
15°
47%
20/07/19
01:00
15°
71%
20/07/19
04:00
15°
36%
Weather forecast for St Andrews (0.84 miles away) updated 19/07/19 at 08:00.

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

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 3rd October 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 10th October 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 17th October 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 24th October 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 31st October 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 7th November 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 14th November 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 21st November 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 28th November 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 5th December 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 12th December 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 19th December 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 26th December 2019 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 2nd January 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 9th January 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 16th January 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 23rd January 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 30th January 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 6th February 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 13th February 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 20th February 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 27th February 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 5th March 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 12th March 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 19th March 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

St Andrews Observatory Open Night

Thursday 26th March 2020 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm
Observing (if clear)

Location

When to visit

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

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