Chambers Farm Wood - Forestry Commission
Education Barn - Chambers Farm Wood, Market Rasen, LN8 5JR
Make an early start to the new observing season with this solar system session devoted to the moon, Jupiter and Venus. All these lovely targets will be in the night time sky above the stunning 900 acre woodland. Keep your eyes peeled for Perseid meteors! You will even get the chance to handle four billion year old rocks from outer space!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 18/08/2018
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 18th Aug
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.