COSMOS Observatory

Signal Row, St Martins, TR25 0QN, South West

Location description

COSMOS — the Community Observatory St Martins on Scilly — is a work-in-progress community venture currently raising funds to build an observatory on the Isles of Scilly which will act as a community hub and a gateway to the wonderful dark skies for tourists and locals alike. To find out more please visit their website!


Location event organiser

Community Observatory St Martins on Scilly organises stargazing events at this location.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Observatory

Location has an observatory that is accessible to the public by prior arrangement or during public events.


Location light pollution

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

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

When to stargaze at COSMOS Observatory

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Forthcoming events at this location

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 22nd September 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 29th September 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 6th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 13th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 20th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 27th October 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 3rd November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 10th November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 17th November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 24th November 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 1st December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 8th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 15th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 22nd December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 29th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 5th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 12th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 19th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 26th January 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 2nd February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 9th February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 16th February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 23rd February 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 2nd March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 9th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 16th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 23rd March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 30th March 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 6th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 13th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 20th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

COSMOS Observatory Open Evening

Tuesday 27th April 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear)

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When to visit

The best time to visit COSMOS Observatory can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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