Shooting Stars at Reeth

Monday 12th August 2019 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church

4 Hillary Terrace, Reeth, DL11 6TG, Yorkshire and The Humber


Description

Join astronomers from Reeth Informal Astronomy Group for this free event (donations towards Swaledale flood relief welcomed) observing the Perseids meteor shower. The event includes a talk on meteors, observing with telescopes and meteor count (take a chair / lounger and warm clothes!). No booking required just turn up on the night!

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Reeth Informal Astronomy Group 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 Reeth Informal Astronomy Group 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 rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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

Location darkness on Monday 12th August 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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