Piazzi Smyth Observatory Open Evening

Wednesday 7th April 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Piazzi Smyth Observatory

Bedford School, Bedford, MK40 2TU


Description

Join Bedford Astronomical Society for an evening of observing at Bedford School's Piazzi Smyth Observatory which houses a large aperture telescope. These events are held every Wednesday between October and April and only when the weather is clear.  

Note that the last Wednesday of each month is usually reserved for members.

Please contact the event organiser as to the status of this event and to arrange your visit.

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


Organiser

This online event is being organised by Bedford Astronomical Society 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 Bedford Astronomical Society 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 urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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

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