The Malcolm Parry Observatory
The Long Eaton School, Nottingham, NG10 3NP, East Midlands
Everyone is invited to join in this free astronomy extravaganza at the Long Eaton School home of the Malcolm Parry Observatory! Enjoy a presentation by the fabulous guest speaker Paul Money from Sky at Night magazine, mobile planetarium, displays, demonstrations, observatory tours and observing outside if weather permits.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 30/01/2019
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.
Wed 30th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.