The Western Lawns - Eastbourne Seafront
King's Edward Parade, Eastbourne, BN21 4EE
Everyone is invited to join members of Eastbourne Astronomical Society for this free public observing event at the Western Lawns on Eastbourne Seafront. There will be a variety of telescopes to look through and you are welcome to bring along your telescope if you have one. A 20% discount is available for Stargazers at the nearby Lansdowne Hotel for hot drinks, drinks and even dinner! The event is reliant on the weather – if it is too cloudy, raining (or snowing) it will not take place.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 15/12/2018
Eastbourne Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Eastbourne Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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 15th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.