Sherwood Observatory

Near Coxmoor Golf Club, Mansfield, NG17 5LF

Location description

Home of the Mansfield & Sutton Astronomical Society who regularly open their observatory to the public.


Location event organiser

Mansfield & Sutton Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.


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 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.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 25 events with the last one being on 16th March 2019 organised by Mansfield & Sutton Astronomical Society.

Location

When to visit

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

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