Killhope Lead Mining Museum
Coswhill, Bishop Auckland, DL13 1AR, North East
Join members from Sunderland Astronomical Society for this free public stargazing event at the wonderful location of Killhope Lead Mining Museum. The dark skies above Killhope are truly wonderful and there will be plenty of telescopes and astronomers to explore them with! Go along with family and friends and enjoy a fantastic Saturday evening out under starry skies!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 24/03/2018
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.
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.
Sat 24th Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.