Public Observing at York Knavesmire

Public Observing at York Knavesmire

Thursday 26th October 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

York Knavesmire
Knavesmire Road, York, YO23 1ER

Join members of York Astronomical Society for this stargazing event on the outskirts of York City Centre, still plenty of cool things to see through a telescope despite the light pollution! It’s free!

Please note that this event has already taken place on 26/10/2017


Event organiser

The York Astronomical Society

The York Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact The York Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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