Williamson Park - Lancaster
Quernmore Road, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 1UX
Join astronomers from the Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society for this free stargazing session in Williamson Park (no booking required).
Telescopes will be set up around the Ashton Memorial in Williamson Park for members of the public to observe objects in the night sky. There will also be a small exhibition in the Cafe and some short talks. The Cafe will be open for refreshments.
Please note that this has already taken place on 24/02/2023
Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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 24th Feb
Local light pollution
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