Near Coxmoor Golf Club, Mansfield, NG17 5LF
Astronomers from Mansfield & Sutton Astronomical Society are opening the doors to their observatory to anyone who would like help with their telescope. This is an opportunity for you to bring your new telescope you may have got for Christmas or an old one you’ve never got around to using.
Attending these events is free of charge however please do contact them in advance of your visit to let them know you’re going along, either by Facebook message or email [email protected]
Please note that this event has already taken place on 20/01/2020
Mansfield & Sutton Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Mansfield & Sutton Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Mon 20th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.