Watery Lane, Newchurch, Isle of Wight, PO36 0LX
Everyone is invited to join the members of Vectis Astronomical Society for this one of their regular “fourth Friday of every month (except December)” monthly meetings.
Please note that this meeting may occur via Zoom, depending on covid restrictions. Therefore, we advise you to check the Society first before setting off!
The event includes a presentation, refreshments and a guide to the night sky. If the skies are clear, their nearby observatory will be open for observing and stargazing.
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.
Fri 26th Aug
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Newchurch Pavilion. View these events on a calendar.