Public star party with Letchworth and District Astronomical Society

Public star party with Letchworth and District Astronomical Society

Friday 21st October 2022 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

Letchworth Observatory
Standalone Farm, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 4JN

Members of the Letchworth and District Astronomical Society will be hosting a public observing evening where weather permitting, you’ll be able to see star clusters, nebulae and distant galaxies using their large-aperture telescopes. Saturn, Jupiter and Mars will also be putting on a show! Join them at their Letchworth Observatory at Standalone Farm!

Please note that this has already taken place on 21/10/2022


Event organiser

Letchworth & District Astronomical Society

Letchworth & District Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact Letchworth & District Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


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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.



Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Letchworth Observatory. View these events on our calendar, add them to your calendar or Google Calendar.

  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 29th May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN

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  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 26th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN

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  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 31st July 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN

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  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 28th August 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN

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  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 25th September 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN

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  • Letchworth and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Wednesday 30th October 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Letchworth Observatory, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4JN

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