St Mary's Island Car Park
Whitley Bay, Newcastle, NE26 4RS
Join astronomers from Sunderland Astronomical Society for this fantastic stargazing event at St Mary’s Lighthouse. Suitable for all ages the event includes astronomical presentations, demonstrations and observing through telescopes if the weather permits. A great evening out with family and friends… Clear skies!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 07/10/2018
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.
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.
Sun 7th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.