Big Adventure Day Solar Observing

Big Adventure Day Solar Observing

Wednesday 25th October 2017 from 10:00am to 17:00pm

Webbers Post
Exmoor National Park, South of Horner, TA24

This event is part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2017. Join National Park Rangers and Exmoor Stargazers for this fun day including observing the sun through a special solar telescope.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/10/2017


Event organiser

Exmoor National Park

Exmoor National Park is organising this event

Please contact Exmoor National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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  • The Oval – Exmoor Character Cottages

    17 West Street, Dunster, TA24 6SN (5.4 miles away)

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  • Salad Days & Holi Moli Beach Huts – Dunster

    Dunster Beach, Minehead, TA24 6TH (6.1 miles away)

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  • Westerclose House Cottages

    Withypool, Exmoor, TA24 7QR (6.1 miles away)

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