Sutton Bank Visitor Centre
Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH
Join astronomers from the York Astronomical Society who will show you the fabulous night skies above Sutton Bank in all of their glory.
Enjoy an evening of illustrated talks and stargazing (weather permitting) from the North York Moors Dark Sky Reserve.
Warm clothing and good footwear are advised, and the Café will be open for hot drinks and snacks. All children are to be accompanied by an adult.
A torch would be useful (red or low light, please).
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.
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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 30th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.