Observation Evening with Torbay Astro

Thursday 9th January 2020 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

Torquay Boys Grammar School

Shiphay Manor Drive, Torquay, TQ2 7EL


Description

Join members of Torbay Astronomical Society as they open their observatory for an evening of stargazing. These meetings are practical but informal covering the basics of astronomy using a variety of equipment. Non-members are welcome and are asked to pay a small fee which is refundable against any subsequent membership fees.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Torbay Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Please contact Torbay Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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Location light pollution

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

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