Astronomy at Stonehaugh Pavilion

Wednesday 24th May 2017 from 21:00pm to 22:30pm

Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion

Stonehaugh, Kielder Water Forest Park, Northumberland, NE48 3DZ

Event description

Join experienced astronomer Liam Reid for an interesting talk and discussion on astronomy and a guided tour of the skies above.  The event is held at Liam's local stargazing spot at Stonehaugh Pavilion which is located at the very heart of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park.  Advance booking required.

Observing (if clear)

Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting

Astronomy Presentation

Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

Event organiser

This event is being organised by Stonehaugh Astronomy. For details of how to contact them and for more information about this event see "Event bookings & availability" below. Please check that this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.

Light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Wednesday 24th May 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.

Event bookings & availability

The event organiser (Stonehaugh Astronomy) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

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