Sutton Bank Visitor Centre
Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 2EH
York Astro join us at Sutton Bank National Park Centre to show us the night sky in all its glory! Enjoy an evening of illustrated talks and stargazing at Sutton Bank, now part of an international dark skies reserve. Talk begins at 7pm. Two talks will be delivered should the weather be unsuitable for stargazing.
Soup, a hot sandwich and tea/coffee/cold drink are included in the price from the Park Life café – please contact [email protected] if you have any specific dietary requirements. This will be served from erved from 6.15pm.
This event is part of the North York Moors Dark Skies Fringe Festival 2023.
Please note that this has already taken place on 04/11/2023
North York Moors National Park is organising this event
Please contact North York Moors National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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 4th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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