Wynyard Planetarium & Observatory
Thorpe Thewles, Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, TS21 3JG
Everyone is invited to join astronomers at Wynyard Planetarium and Observatory to observe the “blood moon” lunar eclipse in the early hours of Monday morning. See the bright full moon darken as it enters Earth’s shadow turning an orange / red colour at its maximum eclipse around 5am. The planets Venus and Jupiter will also be on show! No need to book simply turn up!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/01/2019
Teesside Astronomical Science Centre is organising this event
Please contact Teesside Astronomical Science Centre directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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 21st Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.