Five Bells Pub - Buriton
High Street, Buriton, GU31 5RX
Join “Dark Sky Dan Oakley” for this evening of stargazing in the wonderfully dark village of Buriton located in the heart of the South Downs Dark Sky Reserve. Dan was influential in helping the park achieve Dark Sky Reserve status — find out why this is important and how protecting the dark skies benefits all of us with an introductory talk and then stargazing on the recreation field nearby. The event is free of charge however reservation required. Part of the South Downs Dark Skies Festival 2017.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/02/2017
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.
Fri 17th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.