Perseid Meteor Shower at Cassiobury Park

Sunday 12th August 2018 from 21:30pm to Monday 13th August 2018 00:30am

Cassiobury Park Hub

Cassiobury Park, Watford, WD18 7LB, East of England


The Perseid meteor shower happens every year and can be quite spectacular. The peak display is between the 11th - 13th August and this year there is a moonless sky and will make them easier to spot.

Bring a flask and a deck chair and watch the celestial light show. Or if you have a camera with a tripod take some photographs of the night sky.

Hopefully the weather will do its part and give us clear skies, if its cloudy then the event will be cancelled.

This is a FREE public event promoted on Facebook by Andrew Lalchan Photography.

- 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!


No booking required, if the weather is clear just turn up!

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Location light pollution

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

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

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Cassiobury Park Hub

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