Stargazing at Stonehaugh

Monday 15th April 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Stonehaugh Community Hall

Stonehaugh, Hexham, NE48 3DZ, North East


Description

Aurora

Join local astronomer Liam Reid at the wonderfully dark village location of Stonehaugh for this public stargazing event. The event includes a talk or presentation on a variety of astronomical topics and then observing through telescopes should weather permit. These events are a fantastic and inexpensive way of experiencing the amazing dark skies above Kielder Forest.

- 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 Stonehaugh Astronomy 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!


Event booking

Bookings are closed for this event.


Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Monday 15th April 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Stonehaugh Community Hall 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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