Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in Events | 0 comments

9th January was the Keighley Astronomical Society and Raygill Astronomy Club Stargazing Live event 2013 Held at Raygill Astronomy club (A registered Dark Skies site).


Approx 30 people attended of all ages.

There was a presentation By Paul Neaves on Asteroids in the solar system.

A presentation by society members Jonathan Rushworth and Samantha Hodgson explaining the features of their own Dobson mounted telescope.

There where several DVD presentation throughout the evening .

A raffle raised £39 towards the Raygill Astronomy clubs bid to purchase a telescope.

The Sky’s did clear somewhat after 9pm and members Viewed the planet Jupiter and it’s moons. Also the Constellation of Taurus and the  Pleiades.

Below are some images from the evening.