Anglers Country Park - Wakefield
Wintersett, Wakefield, WF4 2EB
Everyone is welcome to join astronomers from West Yorkshire Astronomical Society for this FREE public event in Anglers Country Park to observe the planet Mercury pass in front of the Sun, a fairly rare astronomical event which happens only 13 times each Century!
You will be able to safely observe the event using telescopes with special solar filters. Wakefield based Aurora Planetarium will also be putting on free planetarium shows in the Anglers Discovery Centre.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 11/11/2019
West Yorkshire Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact West Yorkshire Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Mon 11th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.