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.
- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.
- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting
Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!
This event is being organised by Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre 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!
This event is free of charge. Please contact the event organisers to let them know of your visit to help them manage numbers.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Saturday 28th September 2019
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Low Gillerthwaite Field 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.