St Thomas's Church - Gyle Hall
75-79 Glasgow Road, Edinburgh, EH12 8LJ
This workshop is for people new to astronomy who have a telescope and need help setting it up or learning how to get the best out of it. Experienced amateur astronomers will be on hand to help you get the most out of your telescope. If skies are clear the moon should be visible to practice on. Everyone is welcome to attend and the event is free of charge although prior registration is required.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 29/02/2020
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.
Sat 29th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.