Sutton Bank Visitor Centre
Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH
Join the York Astronomical Society under the dark skies of Sutton Bank for this evening of stargazing! You are welcome to bring your own telescope if you have one. There’ll be interesting talks on astronomy and refreshments available. This event is part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2017.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/02/2017
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.
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 25th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.