Whittington Castle Stargazing

Whittington Castle Stargazing

Saturday 5th October 2019 from 15:00pm to 21:00pm

Whittington Castle
Whittington, Oswestry, SY11 4DF

Join the astronomers from Shropshire Astronomical Society for a day of space related activities for all ages with observing after dark, weather permitting. £2 entry.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 05/10/2019


Event organiser

Shropshire Astronomical Society

Shropshire Astronomical Society is organising this event

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


Event booking

No booking is required for this event, simply pay on the door.

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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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