Preston and District Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting

Thursday 9th January 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Jeremiah Horrocks Observatory - Moor Park

Blackpool Road, Preston, PR2 3AE, North West


Description

Anyone with an interest in Astronomy is invited to join the enthusiastic and welcoming members of Preston and District Astronomical Society for this one of their regular monthly meetings that (usually) take place on the second Thursday of each month (except December). These events involve a talk or presentation on various astronomical themes and a look through the observatory telescope if weather permits.

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

- Event run by a local astronomical society often involving an in-depth presentation by a guest speaker often with observing afterwards if weather permits. Most societies welcome members of the public to join them sometimes for a small fee or donation.


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is quite possible 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 event is being organised by Preston and District Astronomical Society 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

Please contact Preston and District 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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