Glamis Road, Balgay Park, Dundee, DD2 2UB
Everyone is invited to join the astronomers at Mills Observatory for this one of their regular free weekday evening open nights through the Winter season (October 2018 to March 2019).
Observe breathtaking views of the moon and planets and see some of the brighter star-clusters, nebulae and galaxies through their huge state-of-the-art 16 inch diameter telescope.
With free admission and free parking these events offer a fantastic family evening out and great value too! No booking required — just turn up!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 19/10/2018
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 19th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.