Church Farm Caravanning and Camping Park
High Street, Sixpenny Handley, SP5 5ND
Family friendly weekend stargazing festival under the amazing dark skies of Cranbourne Chase AONB. Activities will include stargazing on the Friday and Saturday evenings, a mobile planetarium with experienced astronomer Bob Mizon and workshops for children from 4 to 14 (which will include virtual reality with the Space Detectives). For further details email [email protected]
Please note that this event has already taken place on 22/02/2019
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 22nd Feb
Sat 23rd Feb
Sun 24th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.