Tissington Village Hall
Tissington, Ashbourne, DE6 1RA, East Midlands
Join astronomers Patrick & Joanne Poitevin, the team behind “Scopes for Special Educational Needs“, for an extra special evening observing the the moon and planets using telescopes.
There’s a small admission fee asked for on the door with all proceeds directly supporting their fantastic charity which donates astronomy equipment to numerous schools and institutions and includes a raffle to win a telescope!
Please do go along and support this astronomically worthy cause!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 13/01/2019
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.
Sun 13th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.