Northumberland Park - North Shields
King Edward Road, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE30 2ES
Everyone is invited to join astronomers from Sunderland Astronomical Society for this free public stargazing event in Northumberland Park.
Society members will have their telescopes at hand to look through, and there will be presentations and Q & A sessions.
This event is free of charge, and no prior booking is required; simply turn up on the night! It’s a great evening out for all of the family!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 08/10/2021
Sunderland Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Sunderland 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 8th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.