Phoenix Park - Papal Cross Car Park
Chesterfield Avenue, Dublin, Dublin 8
Join astronomers from the Irish Astronomical Association who are hosting a free, family-friendly, stargazing event at the Papal Cross car park, Phoenix Park. There will be modern telescopes available (why not bring your own?) and weather permitting you will be able to see the Moon up close and other night sky objects, helped and guided by experienced observers.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 08/11/2019
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.
Fri 8th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.