Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 15th April 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Leighton Observatory
Pex Hill Visitors Centre, Widnes, WA8 5QW

Updated 16/09/20 unfortunately all events at the Leighton Observatory have been cancelled for the remainder of 2020 due to Coronavirus.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 15/04/2020


Event organiser

Liverpool Astronomical Society

Liverpool Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact Liverpool Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

No booking is required, simply turn up on the night!

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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