Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

Thursday 18th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

Otford Village Memorial Hall
High Street, Otford, TN14 5PQ

Join astronomers from the Orpington Astronomical Society for this informal observing session at Otford Village Memorial Hall. On the third Thursday of most months, members meet to chat over a cup of tea before setting up their telescopes. The public is welcome to join them, and the meeting goes ahead no matter the weather. The location is excellent for stargazing with the adjacent recreation ground being protected from street lighting.


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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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  • Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

    Thursday 21st October 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Otford Village Memorial Hall, High Street, Otford, TN14 5PQ

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  • Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

    Thursday 18th November 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Otford Village Memorial Hall, High Street, Otford, TN14 5PQ

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  • Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

    Thursday 16th December 2021 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Otford Village Memorial Hall, High Street, Otford, TN14 5PQ

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  • Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

    Thursday 20th January 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Otford Village Memorial Hall, High Street, Otford, TN14 5PQ

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  • Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

    Thursday 17th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Otford Village Memorial Hall, High Street, Otford, TN14 5PQ

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  • Observing evening with Orpington Astronomical Society

    Thursday 17th March 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

    Otford Village Memorial Hall, High Street, Otford, TN14 5PQ

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