Cardiff Astronomical Society Star Party – February 2018

Friday 16th February 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Dyffryn Observatory

Dyffryn Gardens, St Nicholas, CF5 6SU


Description

Join the members of Cardiff Astronomical Society for this one of their "Star Party" events. Aimed at beginners to astronomy of all ages the event offers an astronomical talk, tour of the night sky and if clear observing through a variety of telescopes. The event will take place whatever the weather. Prior booking essential.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


Organiser

This event is being organised by Cardiff Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Please contact Cardiff Astronomical Society to book your place on this event.

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

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