Perseids Shooting Star Supper at Herstmonceux

Saturday 10th August 2019 from 20:00pm to Sunday 11th August 2019 00:30am

The Observatory Science Centre

Herstmonceux, Hailsham, BN27 1RN


Description

Visit the Observatory Science Centre and observe the Perseids meteor shower! The evening begins with a selection of cheeses and wine then followed by an informative talk by a guest speaker. If weather permits you will also have opportunity to look through the telescopes at other interesting celestial objects including the magnificent planets, Jupiter and Saturn. Booking required.

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


Corona virus

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Organiser

This online event is being organised by Observatory Science Centre who should be contacted if you have any queries. If you do attend this online event it would be great if you could let the organiser know you found out about it via Go Stargazing, thank you!


Bookings

Please contact Observatory Science Centre directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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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 Saturday 10th August 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at The Observatory Science Centre 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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