Endeavour Wharf - Whitby
Langborne Road, Whitby, YO21 1DN
Enjoy a 2-course dinner (tea/coffee included) with presentations from renowned astronomer Richard Darn. Learn about Captain Cook’s amazing discoveries and how he observed the transit of Venus in 1769 from Tahiti. Cloud cover permitting, one session will include stargazing from the top deck.
This event is taking place as part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2019.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 02/03/2019
North York Moors National Park is organising this event
Please contact North York Moors National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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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 2nd Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.