Weymouth Astronomy

Weymouth Astronomy Club

New members are always welcome at Weymouth Astronomy Club regardless of experience. The only pre-requisite required is a keen interest in the night sky. Meetings are held on a monthly basis at Room 5 of St. Aldhelm's Church Centre Spa Road, Weymouth DT3 5EW

A Samways Evening - 'Cataclysmic Variables,X-ray Binaries & Stellar Cannibals' by Nick Higginbottom

Friday 13th March (19:30)

Weymouth Astronomy welcomes Nick Higginbottom who will be giving a talk titled 'Cataclysmic Variables,X-ray Binaries & Stellar Cannibals'. Meeting will also include regular features 'Object of the Month' and 'What's up in the Sky' for March.

Transit of Mercury - 11th November 2019Transit of Mercury

Image of the Transit of Mercury, taken by Simon Edwins at Fordhingbridge with a Canon 450D at prime focus on an Orion ST8 (80mm refractor) and solar film over the objective.

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Simon also compiled a short video clip from all the images that weren't obscured by clouds. This can be downloaded (avi format) via Simon's website website