Salford Astronomical Society meeting

Salford Astronomical Society meeting

Thursday 27th October 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Pendleton Six Form College
Dronfield Road, Salford, Lancashire, M6 7FR

Everyone is welcome to join the Salford Astronomical Society for this Pendleton Six Form College lecture meeting. Join Andy Briggs for his “How to photograph a black hole” talk.

Andy will join the meeting via Zoom from Spain to give an informative insight into how the amazing recent images of Black Holes were captured and the data we gained from them.

Doors open from 7 pm. Entrance fee – £3, including refreshments to non Members.

Please note that this has already taken place on 27/10/2022


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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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