National Space Centre
Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS
Join astronomers from Leicester Astronomical Society for this free public viewing session of the transit of Mercury, an astronomical event that occurs only 13 times each century!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 11/11/2019
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.
Mon 11th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.