Castlehill Heritage Centre
Castletown, Caithness, Caithness, KW14 8TG
Everyone is invited to join the friendly astronomers from the Caithness Astronomy Group for their May meeting, which includes a presentation by Denis Buczinski, a highly respected award-winning amateur astronomer, and then observing afterwards using telescopes. Children accompanied by a parent or guardian are welcome to this free public event.
Please note that this has already taken place on 19/05/2023
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.
Fri 19th May
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.