Stargazing Evening with Plymouth Astronomical Society

Friday 16th February 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Wembury Beach Car Park

Wembury, Plymouth, PL9 0HP


Description

Join astronomers from Plymouth Astronomical Society for this free public stargazing event organised to coincide with Go Stargazing Live at their favoured observing location at Wembury Beach.

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Plymouth Astronomical Society 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

No booking is required for this event, simply turn up on the evening!

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Location light pollution

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

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

Location darkness on Friday 16th February 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Wembury Beach Car Park 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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