Weekly Observing at Leighton Observatory

Wednesday 17th February 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Leighton Observatory

Pex Hill Visitors Centre, Widnes, WA8 5QW


Description

Join the enthusiastic astronomers from Liverpool Astronomical Society for this one of their regular weekly observing sessions at their fantastic Leighton Observatory at Pex Hill.

It's a great opportunity to have a look through their telescopes whilst chatting all things astronomical... If the weather is poor some informal indoor activities will take place instead, if you have your own telescope feel free to take it along!

This makes for a great evening out and one that is suitable for families too (children must be accompanied)... All members of the public are welcome, if you attend regularly expect to be invited to join their Society!

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Liverpool 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

No booking is required, simply turn up on the night!

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Location light pollution

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

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