Observing with Barry Astronomical Society

Thursday 14th December 2017 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm

Porthkerry Country Park

Park Road, Barry, CF62 3BY


Description

Join astronomers from Barry Astronomical Society for this observing session at Porthkerry Country Park. This is a great opportunity to escape the bright lights and look up! Note that this event will only take place if the weather is good -- check the society's Facebook page on the evening of the event to ensure the it is going ahead.

- 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 Barry 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

The event organiser will announce on their Facebook page on the evening of the event if it is going ahead.

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.

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

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