Cygnus Observatory at Washington Wetland Centre

Washington Wetland Centre, Washington, Sunderland, NE38 8LE

Location description

Located within easy travel distance from Sunderland, Newcastle and Durham the Washington Wetland Centre is home to the Cygnus Observatory and run by the friendly and enthusiastic members of Sunderland Astronomical Society, perhaps one of the most active astronomical societies in the UK. Expect to receive a warm welcome and an enjoyable stargazing session at any of their regular public open evenings of the facility!


Location event organiser

Sunderland 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

23/09/20
19:00
11°
15%
23/09/20
22:00
10°
15%
24/09/20
01:00
12%
24/09/20
04:00
5%
Weather forecast for Washington (1.25 miles away) updated 23/09/20 at 04:00.

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

Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 24th September 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 27th September 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 1st October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 4th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 8th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 11th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 15th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 18th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 22nd October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 25th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 29th October 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 1st November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 5th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 8th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 12th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 15th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 19th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 22nd November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 26th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 29th November 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 3rd December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 6th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 10th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 13th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 17th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 20th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 24th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 27th December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 31st December 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 3rd January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 7th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 10th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 14th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 17th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 21st January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 24th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 28th January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 31st January 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 4th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 7th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 11th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 14th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 18th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 21st February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 25th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 28th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 4th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 7th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 11th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 14th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 18th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 21st March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 25th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 28th March 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 1st April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 4th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 8th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 11th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 15th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 18th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 22nd April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 25th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 29th April 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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When to visit

The best time to visit Cygnus Observatory at Washington Wetland Centre can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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