One Small Step - The Legacy of the Apollo Programme

One Small Step - The Legacy of the Apollo Programme

Sunday 21st July 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Cygnus Observatory at Washington Wetland Centre
Washington Wetland Centre, Washington, Sunderland, NE38 8LE

Everyone is invited to join the members of Sunderland Astronomical Society for this presentation by Dave Newton reflecting upon the Apollo programme, its highs and lows, the scientific discoveries, and Apollo’s impacts on the world that are still being felt today.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/07/2019


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Sunderland Astronomical Society

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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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