Alvaston Park, Derby
Meadow Lane, Derby, DE24 8QQ
Join in the evenings fun by exploring the nights skies through one of the Derby & District Astronomy Societies telescopes, take part in starry craft activities, story telling and much more as part of this annual starry event. Refreshment will be available at the Waterside Cafe. Please wear suitable clothing, good footwear and bring a torch. This is a free event with no prior booking required!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/01/2020
Derby & District Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Derby & District 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.
Sat 25th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.