Hyde Common – Pentons Hill

New Forest National Park, Hyde, SP6 2QJ

Location description

Regular observing location for Fordingbridge Astronomical Society who host regular public stargazing events here.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Tonight's weather forecast

19/11/17
18:00
7%
19/11/17
21:00
9%
20/11/17
00:00
15%
20/11/17
03:00
16%
Weather forecast for Fordingbridge (1.59 miles away) updated 19/11/17 at 16:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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

When to stargaze at Hyde Common - Pentons Hill

This location's semi-rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Forthcoming events at this location

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 16th December 2017 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 23rd December 2017 from 18:00pm to 20:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 13th January 2018 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 20th January 2018 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 10th February 2018 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 17th February 2018 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 10th March 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 17th March 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 7th April 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 14th April 2018 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 21st April 2018 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 12th May 2018 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 19th May 2018 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 9th June 2018 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 16th June 2018 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 7th July 2018 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 14th July 2018 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 4th August 2018 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm
Observing Only

Observing with Fordingbridge Astro

Saturday 11th August 2018 from 20:30pm to 22:30pm
Observing Only

Location

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When to visit

The best time to visit Hyde Common - Pentons Hill can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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