EAARO Space Operations Centre
Space Operations Centre - Building 1013, Alconbury Airfield, PE28 4XA
Members of the public are invited to an open observation at EAARO’s space operations centre and observe the Perseids meteor storm during its peak period. Feel free to drop in any time from 8.30pm and enjoy this rare opportunity to experience a live radio astronomy observation. This event is free of charge with bookings being taken via Eventbrite.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 13/08/2019
East Anglian Astrophysical Research Organisation is organising this event
Please contact East Anglian Astrophysical Research Organisation directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Tue 13th Aug
Wed 14th Aug
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.