Merkinch Local Nature Reserve
Craigton Avenue, Inverness, IV3 8AZ
Join local astronomer Stephen Mackintosh for this free public stargazing event at Merkinch Local Nature Reserve.
Note that this event is run on a “first clear night basis” meaning that it will take place on either the 15th, 16th, 22nd or 23rd September whichever is best weather-wise. Keep an eye on the event’s facebook page.
Stephen is incredibly knowledgable and entertaining and this event is not to be missed! Stargazing guaranteed!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 15/09/2017
Highland Astronomy Tours is organising this event
Please contact Highland Astronomy Tours directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Highland Astronomy Tours
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.
Fri 15th Sep
Sat 16th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.