Category Archives: Partial Eclipses

Solar Eclipse & BBC Stargazing Live: Friday, 20th March 2015

The LAS are hosting a BBC Stargazing Live event at our Leighton observatory, Pex Hill, Cronton. Come along and see a partial (90%) eclipse of the Sun. View through special telescopes. Continue Reading »

2014-2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM), Friday 15th May 2015

Please note that this event is not open to the general public without prior arrangement with the LAS Secretary. The 2014-2015 AGM takes place on Friday, 15th May 2015 at the Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane in Liverpool City Centre. The first part of the AGM is the business of the Society for the […] Continue Reading »

Information Index – The Total Solar Eclipse of August 11th 1999.

May We Wish Your All Clear, “Dark” Skies For August 11th 1999! (May The Shadow Of The Moon Be With You.) PLEASE NOTE FOR YOUR OWN SAFETY AND WELL BEING: Do Not Attempt To Observe The Partial Or Annular Phases Of Eclipse With The Naked Eye. Failure To Use Appropriate Filtration May Result In Permanent […] Continue Reading »

Partial Solar Eclipse – Visible from Liverpool on August 11th, 1999

August 11th sees the last total solar eclipse visible from the U.K. for over 90 years. From Liverpool it is a very large partial eclipse but you only have to travel a few hundred miles to Cornwall or Devon to observe the rare phonomena of totality. From Liverpool the partial eclipse starts at 10:02:44 BST […] Continue Reading »