Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre
Libanus, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8ER, Wales
The Brecon Beacons Dark Skies Festival 2022 celebrates the low levels of light pollution above the internationally recognised Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve.
Events include practical stargazing sessions with astronomers from local astronomical societies, solar observing, planetarium shows, wildlife presentations, evening and nighttime walks and a “starrytelling” performance.
All of the events are based around the Brecon National Park Visitor Centre and listed on the festival’s official page on Eventbrite.
Please note that this has already taken place on 23/09/2022
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.
Fri 23rd Sep
Sat 24th Sep
Sun 25th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre. View these events on a calendar.