University of Surrey
Main University Hall, Guidlford, GU2 7XH
The University of Surrey and the Institute of Physics have partnered with an array of local organisations to celebrate World Space Week in Guildford for the first time.
We will be taking over the High Street with a range of interactive space-themed stalls; physics busking; music and theatre performances; story-telling; school art competition; solar and stargazing; themed pub night; satellite space station; Odeon lecture; Bright Club Comedy night and more!
All day time activities are free to attend and aimed at everyone no matter their experience, age or background.
For full details see the official web page.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 05/10/2019
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.
Sat 5th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.