Colliford Lake, St Neot, PL14 6PZ
Experience Bodmin Moor’s glorious night sky at this star gazing evening led by Caradon Observatory. If the sky is clear, you’ll be able to spot the Andromeda galaxy with your naked eye. There will also be a telescope trained on Mars as it sets in the West, and another set for viewing the Orion nebula. Booking is advisable and tickets will be £2 per person payable to the Tavern on arrival. Parking will be free.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 26/01/2019
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 26th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.