Public Observing at Cygnus Observatory

Sunday 29th September 2019 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Cygnus Observatory at Washington Wetland Centre

Washington Wetland Centre, Washington, Sunderland, NE38 8LE


Description

Everyone is invited to join the enthusiastic members of Sunderland Astronomical Society for an evening of stargazing and observing through their large aperture telescopes. If you need assistance with your own telescope you are welcome to bring it along.

These events are held every Thursday and Sunday through the observing season and are dependent primarily on the weather. Note that the third Sunday of each month is also the society's monthly meeting and lecture night to which everyone is welcome.

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Sunderland 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 Sunderland 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 suburban 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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