J.A. Jones Hoober Observatory
Lee Brook Lane, Wentworth, S62 7SH
Join the members from Mexborough and Swinton Astronomical Society for this one of their “Community Access Events” at their J.A. Jones Hoober Observatory. The event is timed to coincide with the quadrantid meteor shower which results in approximately 30 meteors per hour at the peak. There will also be observing through the observatory telescope, or bring your own telescope if you have one.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 03/01/2018
Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Wed 3rd Jan
Thu 4th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.