Practical Astronomy with Kernow Astronomers

Thursday 3rd December 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Trevarrion Holiday Park

Mawgan Porth, Newquay, TR8 4AQ


Description

Members of the public are welcome to join the Kernow Astronomers for this one of their regular first Thursday of the month (October through to March) observing nights at Trevarrion Holiday Park. It's a great opportunity to spend an evening exploring the night skies with enthusiastic and friendly astronomers -- if the weather does not permit being outside some practical demonstrations will instead take place indoors.

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


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


Organiser

This online event is being organised by Kernow Astronomers 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 Kernow Astronomers 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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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Thursday 3rd December 2020

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Trevarrion Holiday Park 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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