Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH
Join the York Astronomical Society under the dark skies of Sutton Bank for this evening of stargazing! You are welcome to bring your own telescope if you have one. There'll be interesting talks on astronomy and refreshments available. This event is part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2017.
- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.
- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting
This event is being organised by The York Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.
Reservations required - booking form available via the Dark Skies Festival website.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Saturday 25th February 2017
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Sutton Bank 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.