Westerclose House Cottages
Withypool, Exmoor, TA24 7QR
Expert speaker/presenter and UK Space Ambassador Jo Richardson FRAS from Space Detectives will lead an Astronomy Workshop – fun and educational for adults and children. The evening will include short presentations interspersed with educational hands-on activities, use of a telescope and a whole lot of audience participation! Light supper/refreshments included.
This event takes place as part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2021.
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.
Wed 27th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.