Margate Seafront by Droit House
Harbour Arm, Margate, CT9 1JD
Join local astronomer John Hislop and the team from Monkton Stargazers who will be observing the transit of Mercury from the seafront behind Droit House in Margate’s harbour. This is a drop in session with no prior booking required — the event will only go ahead if the skies are clear.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 11/11/2019
Monkton Stargazers is organising this event
Please contact Monkton Stargazers directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Email: [email protected]onkton-reserve.org
Facebook: Monkton Stargazers
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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.
Mon 11th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.