Stargazing Evening in Cranborne Chase AONB

Thursday 13th December 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:30pm

New Remembrance Hall - Charlton

Charlton, Shaftesbury, SP7 0PL, South West


Description

Go stargazing with the Wessex Astronomical Association and Cranborne Chase AONB and this public stargazing event. There will be tales of the skies and time for star watching if weather permits, also inside things to do should the weather be unkind. Adults: £5; children: free.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is quite possible that this event has been cancelled or postponed, if you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


Organiser

This event is being organised by Chasing Stars Cranborne Chase AONB 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!


Bookings

Please book in advance. Tel: 01725 517417 or email [email protected]

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Thursday 13th December 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at New Remembrance Hall - Charlton 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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