Crescent Moon Watch at Beetle Bank Farm

Crescent Moon Watch at Beetle Bank Farm

Saturday 6th April 2019 from 18:30pm to 21:30pm

Beetle Bank Farm
Moor Lane, Murton, YO19 5XD, Yorkshire and The Humber

Spot the thin Crescent Moon just after Sunset with astronomers from York Astronomical Society followed by a talk on the Solar System and then an exploration of the night skies. Refreshments available from the cafe. Ticket required.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 06/04/2019


Event organiser

The York Astronomical Society

The York Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact The York Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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