Piazzi Smyth Observatory
Bedford School, Bedford, MK40 2LD
Join Bedford Astronomical Society for an evening of observing using the large aperture telescope at Bedford School’s Piazzi Smyth Observatory. These events are held every Wednesday (weather permitting) between October and April with the exception of the last Wednesday of each month which is usually reserved for members. Please contact the event organiser for the status of this event.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 01/02/2017
Bedford Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Bedford Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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.
Wed 1st Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.