Lunar Eclipse Night with York Astronomical Society

Friday 27th July 2018 from 19:30pm to 22:30pm

Beetle Bank Farm

Moor Lane, Murton, YO19 5XD, Yorkshire and The Humber


Description

See the lunar eclipse in the company of astronomers from York Astronomical Society. Enjoy a presentation on the moon and planets before observing the "blood moon" rising above the horizon. Also on show are the planets Jupiter, Saturn and Mars all of which look awesome through a telescope! Booking required...

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by The York Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Tickets for this event are available via Eventbrite.

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Friday 27th July 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Beetle Bank Farm on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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