Tissington Stargazing Night

Saturday 15th September 2018 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

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!

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


No booking required, simply turn up on the night!

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 15th September 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Tissington Village Hall on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.

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