Truro High School for Girls, Truro, TR1 2HU
Everyone is welcome to join the friendly, enthusiastic and experienced astronomers at Roseland Observatory for this one of their regular Tuesday night public open evenings. The venue at Courts Farm near St Austell offers great opportunity to experience the dark skies of Cornwall. Enjoy views of the cosmos using the observatory’s telescopes and learn your way around the constellations with a tour of the night sky. Why not make the most of your visit and camp over!? Please contact the observatory directly for more details.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/04/2018
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.
Tue 17th Apr
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.