Perseid Meteor Watch at Hooe Recreation Ground

Tuesday 11th August 2020 from 20:00pm to 23:30pm

Hooe Recreation Ground

Straight Lane, Hooe, TN33 9EL


Description

Join the team from Astronomy Adventures and watch meteors galore up to 100 per hour! Telescopes and imaging equipment will be available for you to look through with knowledgeable operators that will enthral you. Teas and coffees available on site along with toilet facilities.

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Astronomy Adventures 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

No booking required simply turn up on the night!

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Location light pollution

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

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Tuesday 11th August 2020

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Hooe Recreation Ground on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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