Stonehaugh Astronomy - Our Solar System

Stonehaugh Astronomy - Our Solar System

Monday 21st October 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

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

What lies just above our heads?
The expanding universe is a fascinating place, with nebula, quasars, pulsars clusters and galaxies, but you don’t have to look to far to find some fascinating things, Join us as we look out at the planets, moons and asteroids that inhabit our solar system.

Why not join us under the largest expanse of protected dark skies in Europe as we discuss our place in the universe.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/10/2019


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

This event is fully booked.


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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