Monthly Archives: January 2017

January Stargazing

A successful stargazing evening at the Sportsman Inn on Redmires Road before it clouded over at around 21:30. Some visual observations and a bit of imaging going on. Observed the Orion Nebula, the Double Cluster and the Andromeda Galaxy before the moon rose and bleached out all the faint fuzzies. Saturday 14th January 2017.

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IoP Lecture Programme to April 2017

Sheffield University IoP lecture programme … Tue 24/01 – Professor Elizabeth Winstanley – Black Holes at the Large Hadron Collider. Tue 21/03 – Professor Shaun Quegan – Observing and predicting climate change. Tue 25/04 – Professor Howard Wilson – Fusion Energy. Lectures are held at the Sheffield University Hicks Building starting at 5pm.

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Sheffield England United Kingdom
September 16, 2019, 01:53
current pressure: 1020 mb
humidity: 98%
wind speed: 2 mph N
wind gusts: 7 mph
sunrise: 06:41
sunset: 19:20
Forecast September 16, 2019
Mostly cloudy
max. UV-Index: 1
Partly cloudy
Forecast September 17, 2019
Intermittent clouds
max. UV-Index: 3
Partly cloudy