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.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 20/07/2019
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.
Sat 20th Jul
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.