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Stonehaugh Astronomy - Life - Are We Alone?

Stonehaugh Astronomy - Life - Are We Alone?

Monday 2nd March 2020 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Stonehaugh Community Hall
Stonehaugh, Hexham, NE48 3DZ, North East

Are we alone?
The question that has been asked through the centuries.
To even begin to answer this question we first need to address a few others.

What is life?

What does life need to survive?

What difficulties does life face out there?

Where should we look?

Join local astronomer Liam Reid in a bid to answer the ultimate question - does life exist elsewhere other than Earth!?

Presentation and stargazing under the dark skies of Stonehaugh if weather permits.
Please be aware, when observing is possible, temperatures can be severe and the ground underfoot can be soft and wet, to ensure your own comfort, please wear suitable attire.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 02/03/2020


Event organiser

Stonehaugh Astronomy

Stonehaugh Astronomy is organising this event

Please contact Stonehaugh Astronomy directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

Bookings are closed for this event.


Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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