The Churchmouse at Barbon
New Road, Barbon, LA6 2LL, North West
Experience the amazing dark skies of the Yorkshire Dales National Park at this special “stargazing and tapas” event. Join lifelong amateur astronomer Stuart Atkinson who will offer an illustrated presentation and then a tour of the constellations. Booking required. This public stargazing event takes place as part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2018.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/02/2018
Yorkshire Dales National Park is organising this event
Please contact Yorkshire Dales National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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 17th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.