Moonstones Music Performance and Moon Observing

Saturday 20th July 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Rollright Stones Ancient Monument

Little Rollright, Chipping Norton, OX7 5QB


Celebrate the Apollo 50th anniversary in style at this music performance by the Stratford Festival Orchestra and Choir, conducted by Simon Kemp, playing music inspired by the moon, the stars and the night time sky.

After the performance, the Chipping Norton Amateur Astronomy Group will help you view the moon and the night sky with their telescopes (weather permitting) and will be staying on long after the main event! Feel free to bring your own binoculars or telescope if you have them.

Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 20th July 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Rollright Stones Ancient Monument on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.

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