Manchester Astronomical Society Godlee Observatory Open Evening

Manchester Astronomical Society Godlee Observatory Open Evening

Thursday 7th May 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Godlee Observatory
Sackville Street, Manchester, M1 3NL

Members of the public are welcome to join the members of Manchester Astronomical Society for this one of their regular Thursday night meetings at their Godlee Observatory located on top of the Sackville Building near the city centre. The event involves a talk or presentation (starting at 8pm) and then observing using the observatory telescope if weather permits. If you are interested in attending this event please do check their visitor information page first so to arrange access to the venue.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 07/05/2020


Event organiser

Manchester Astronomical Society

Manchester Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact Manchester Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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