Stargazing around new moon

The time around new moon is when skies are at their darkest

Stargazing around new moon is the best time to stargaze as the skies are nice and dark. At these times you will be able to see more stars and have better views through telescopes. This is also the best time to visit dark sky sites.

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Stargazing around new moon events list

The following is a list of stargazing events taking place around the current or next new moon period.

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

22nd October 2019 from 19:30
Lincoln Observatory, Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ

Friday Club with Reading Astronomical Society

25th October 2019 from 19:00
St Peter’s Church Hall – Earley, Church Road, Earley, RG6 1EY

Ashford Astronomical Society Meeting

25th October 2019 from 19:30
Woodchurch Memorial Hall, The Green, Woodchurch, TN26 3QB

Lincoln Observatory Open Evening

29th October 2019 from 19:30
Lincoln Observatory, Westcliffe Street, Lincoln, LN1 3TZ

Kielder Forest Star Camp - Autumn 2019

30th October 2019 from 12:00
Kielder Campsite, Kielder Village, Kielder, NE48 1ER

Chester Astronomical Society Meeting

30th October 2019 from 19:30
Burley Memorial Hall, Waverton, Chester, CH3 7QN

Ilkeston and District Astronomical Society Informal Meeting

30th October 2019 from 20:00
Shipley Country Park Visitors Centre, Heanor, Shipley, DE75 7GX

Northumberland Astronomical Society Meeting

31st October 2019 from 19:30
Hauxley Nature Reserve and Observatory, Low Hauxley, Newcastle, NE65 0JR

Callington Astronomy Group Meeting

1st November 2019 from 19:30
St Dominick Parish Hall, St Dominick, Near Callington, PL12 6TD

Maidenhead Astronomical Society Meeting

1st November 2019 from 19:30
St James-the-Less Church Hall, Stubbings, Maidenhead, SL6 6QW

Sigma Astronomy Club Meeting

1st November 2019 from 19:30
Birnie Village Hall, Thomsill, Elgin, IV30 8GY

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