Cygnus Observatory

Washington Wetland Centre, Washington, Sunderland, NE38 8LE

Location description

Located within easy travel distance from Sunderland, Newcastle and Durham the Washington Wetland Centre, the location for the Cygnus Observatory is home to the Sunderland Astronomical Society, amongst the most active societies in the UK. Expect to receive a friendly welcome and an enjoyable stargazing session!


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

25/09/18
19:00
13°
4%
25/09/18
22:00
13°
5%
26/09/18
01:00
12°
4%
26/09/18
04:00
13°
8%
Weather forecast for Washington (1.25 miles away) updated 25/09/18 at 20:00.

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 27th September 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 30th September 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 4th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 7th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 11th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 14th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 18th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 21st October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 25th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 28th October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 31st October 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 3rd November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 7th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 10th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 14th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 17th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 21st November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 24th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 28th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 1st December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 5th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 8th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 12th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 15th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 19th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 22nd December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 26th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 29th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 2nd January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 5th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 9th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 12th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 16th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 19th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 23rd January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 26th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 30th January 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 2nd February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 6th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 9th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 13th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 16th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 20th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 23rd February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 27th February 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 2nd March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 6th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 9th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 13th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 16th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 20th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 23rd March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Wednesday 27th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Saturday 30th March 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 4th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 7th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 11th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 14th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 18th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 21st April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Thursday 25th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 28th April 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
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