Royal Parade, Eastbourne, BN22 7AQ
On 11th November the planet Mercury will pass in front of the Sun as visible from Earth and can only be observed using special telescopes and the Eastbourne Astronomical Society are planning to host a public event at the Redoubt Fortress to witness this spectacle.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 11/11/2019
Eastbourne Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Eastbourne Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.