Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre
Abberton Reservoir, Colchester, CO2 0EU
This event is a fantastic opportunity to visit Abberton Reservoir and see the stars! There will be a mobile planetarium allowing you to see the skies as they would completely free from light pollution and members of North Essex Astronomical Society will be on hand with their telescopes ready to observe if weather permits. Booking required.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 03/11/2017
North Essex Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact North Essex Astronomical Society 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.
Fri 3rd Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.