Sackville School, Hildenborough, Kent, TN11 9HN
Come along to the Sackville Observatory for an evening of stargazing using the observatory telescope. You’ll find welcoming and friendly astronomers ready to show you incredible things in the skies; bring your telescope if you have one for expert advice. Note that these open evenings are weather dependent; please check the Sackville Observatory Facebook Page on the day to confirm they will be open!
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.
Wed 6th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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