The Sound Restaurant - Isle of Man
Sound Road, Port Erin, Isle of Man, IM9 5PZ
Explore the wonders of the Isle of Man’s Autumn night sky with Astronomer Howard Parkin, followed by a delicious buffet supper.
Home to 26 registered Dark Sky Discovery Sites, the Isle of Man is proud to be one of the finest destinations in the British Isles to marvel at the stars. The Island’s low light pollution makes its skies some of the purest in the British Isles, allowing astronomers from amateurs to experts to observe the planets and stars.
Please note that this has already taken place on 04/11/2022
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.
Fri 4th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.