Goostrey Village Hall
Goostrey, Macclesfield, CW4 8PE
An informal opportunity to meet with members of Macclesfield Astronomical society who will have examples of equipment, images and crafts.
Do you want to start or restart in Astronomy or Astro-photography?
Do you want to learn about Space, Planets, Meteorites, Stars and the Cosmos?
Do you have a telescope, binoculars or camera and want to find out how to use it? Bring it along and we can give it a go!
(Weather permitting we will have observing/demonstrations outside).
Do you want advice about what equipment to buy?
Our friendly team will be on hand to give advice and help to get you started.
All ages and abilities welcome!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 01/02/2020
Macclesfield Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Macclesfield Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 1st Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.