Family Astro Party at Wimbleball Lake

Saturday 21st October 2017 from 18:00pm to 22:00pm

Wimbleball Lake

Dluverton, Near Tiverton, Somerset, Devon, TA22, Somerset


Description

This event is part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2017. Hosted by UK Space Ambassador Jo Richardson from Space Detectives and stargazing with Tiverton & Mid Devoc Astronomy Society this is a great opportunity to get the family out and about under the fantastic starry skies above Exmoor. Includes night forest walk and campfire.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Exmoor National Park who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


Bookings

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

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Location light pollution

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

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

Location darkness on Saturday 21st October 2017

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Wimbleball Lake 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.

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