Stargazing – Deep Sky Exploring – Dalby Forest

Friday 10th November 2017 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Dalby Forest Visitor Centre

Dalby Forest, Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT


Description

Join the team from Hidden Horizons for this fantastic stargazing event exploring the deep wonders of our Universe! Enjoy a tour of the night sky including various constellations and the deep sky objects with them. Use large telescopes to view globular clusters - great balls of stars containing tens of thousands of stars, nebulae, galaxies and even catch a glimpse of some of the planets all from Dalby Forest -- one of the darkest places in the country!

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


Organiser

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


Bookings

Tickets for this event are available via Eventbrite.

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Location light pollution

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

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Location darkness on Friday 10th November 2017

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