Chambers Farm Wood - Forestry Commission
Education Barn - Chambers Farm Wood, Market Rasen, LN8 5JR
Join Astronomer Richard Darn for this extra-special pre-Christmas stargazing event at Chambers Farm Wood. It’s being held around the peak time for the Geminid meteor shower — arguably the best meteor shower of the year. There will be telescopes and binoculars to explore the dark skies above and a guided tour of the heavens — a perfect event for beginners and families and anyone with an interest in Astronomy!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 15/12/2017
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.
Fri 15th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.