Dark Skies Workshop at The Sill

Monday 12th February 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre

Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN, North East


Description

Boost your business by welcoming stargazers to your venue! This event is specifically aimed at local tourism businesses who want to know more about how they can benefit from the growing public interest in stargazing. Hosted by experienced astronomer and dark skies consultant Richard Darn the event includes presentations and discussion then stargazing if weather permits.


Organiser

This event is being organised by Richard Darn who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Bookings for this event can be made via the Northumberland Park website.

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Monday 12th February 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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