Reservoir Road, Ruislip, HA4 7TY
Join the enthusiastic astronomers from the West of London Astronomical Society for this one of their regular public observing events at Ruislip Lido — why not come along with your family and friends!? The event takes place each evening on Friday 4th October, Saturday 5th October and Sunday 6th October.
Members of WOLAS will be on hand with a variety of telescopes and will be able to answer any questions you may have. Don’t forget to wear warm clothing and bring a torch. On nights when observing is possible the Turntable tea room will be open for refreshments, courtesy of the Lido Railway. Toilets are also available. Admission to the event is free of charge however parking charges apply.
Note that in the event of poor weather the event will be cancelled — please check the event organiser’s website on the night if you are unsure.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 05/10/2019
West Of London Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact West Of London Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 5th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.