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Dark Sky Discovery at Low Gillerthwaite

Dark Sky Discovery at Low Gillerthwaite

Saturday 21st October 2017 from 16:00pm to 19:30pm

Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre
Ennerdale, Cleator, CA23 3AX

View the dark skies above Low Gillerthwaite at this free public open evening. Although the event is scheduled to finish at 19:30 it will continue into the evening if weather permits. Visitors may stay over in the self-catering hostel charged at standard rates.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/10/2017

Event organiser

Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre

Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre is organising this event

Please contact Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.

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