Ravenscar, Scarborough, YO13 0ET
Join expert astronomer Andy Exton FRAS from Hidden Horizons for this evening of stargazing and observing through large telescopes. You are welcome to bring along your own telescope or binoculars — hot chocalate and snacks will be provided. Prior booking is required however this event will only go ahead if weather permits. This event is part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2017.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/02/2017
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.
Tue 21st Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.