Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre
Ennerdale, Cleator, CA23 3AX
View the dark skies above Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre at this free public open evening. There will be astronomical activities and presentations suitable for all ages and telescopes to observe planets and stars (weather permitting!). Perfect for all the family! Although the event is scheduled to finish at 20:40 it will continue into the evening if weather permits. Visitors may stay over in the self-catering hostel charged at standard rates. Homemade soup and parkin will be available with any donations gratefully received by their registered charity.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 28/09/2019
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 28th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.