Coast Road, Whitburn, SR6 7NH
Join the members from South Shields Astronomical Society for this evening of astronomy. Experts will be on hand to guide you through the wonders of the night sky including a comet, the planet Jupiter and craters and mountains on the moon. No need to book just turn up. If it’s cloudy members of the Society will be on hand to share knowledge and tips with the event moving into the lighthouse if necessary.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 31/03/2017
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 31st Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.