National Botanic Garden of Wales
Middleton Hall, Llanarthne, SA32 8HN
On Saturday July 20th 2019 it will be 50 years since Neil Armstrong first set foot on the Moon. In celebration of this the Swansea Astronomical Society is holding an event at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. There will be slide shows and talks about both the Sun and the Moon during the morning and the afternoon. In addition, weather permitting, there will be opportunities to safely observe the Sun. Normal entry fees to the Garden apply, the event itself is free.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 20/07/2019
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 20th Jul
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.