Salford Observatory Open Evening

Wednesday 5th August 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Salford Observatory

Chaseley Road, Chasely Fields, M6 7DZ


Description

Everyone is very much welcome to join the astronomers from Salford Astronomical Society and observe through their large 18.5" reflecting telescope at this one of their regular Wednesday evening open nights of their observatory.

Attendance is free although donations would be very welcome. Note that these events are dependent on the weather therefore please confirm with event organiser that this event is going ahead before travelling.

- This event is weather dependent and will only take place if the skies are clear enough for observing. It is therefore necessary to check the weather forecast and confirm with the event organisers that this event is going ahead.


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


Organiser

This event is being organised by Salford Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

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

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

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