Welcome

Welcome to the Cockermouth Astronomical Society website. Hopefully you'll find all the information you need about our society and astronomy in West Cumbria here. If not contact us.

Thursday, September 25

Big Skies at Big Wood


A big "Thank You" to Peter for organising an improptue observing session Wednesday night.

We made good use of a rare clear night under some wonderful dark skies at Big Wood, to put the new Society Telescope through its paces. I am glad (and a little relieved!) to say it performed impeccably, placing a string of chosen targets in the eyepiece.

The montage shows some of them. Can you identify them? There will be a full report on the observing session at next weeks meeting.

Robin

No comments:

Post a Comment