Monthly Archives: December 2016

Successful Stargazing

Normally, a stargazing event wouldn’t be particularly noteworthy, however as the weather has forsaken us time-and-time again, it’s good to be able to report that a successful stargazing event occurred on the evening of Saturday 17th December 2016. The clear weather forecast from the morning had turned into something of a coin-toss with the various

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Published Members

Over the past year-or-so, two society members have submitted “HowTo” articles to the BBC Sky at Night Magazine which were accepted for publication. Vince Sellars’ article, “How to make a pinhole camera for solargraphy” was published in the latest December 2016 issue and details how to create extremely long exposure trails of the Sun over

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Weather Forecast

Sheffield England United Kingdom
August 16, 2017, 14:11
Partly sunny
20°C
current pressure: 1020 mb
humidity: 62%
wind speed: 11 mph N
wind gusts: 18 mph
sunrise: 05:47
sunset: 20:32
Forecast August 16, 2017
day
Mostly cloudy with showers
21°C
max. UV-Index: 7
night
Rain
15°C
Forecast August 17, 2017
day
Partly sunny
22°C
max. UV-Index: 10
night
Partly cloudy
13°C