Fenn's, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses National Nature Reserve
Platt Lane, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 2PA
Join the Shropshire Astronomical Society and a team from Natural England in the Manor House Reserve Base at Fenn’s, Whixall & Bettisfield Mosses National Nature Reserve for an evening of dark sky stargazing. This event is free of charge; please contact [email protected] to book.
Please note that this has already taken place on 29/10/2022
Shropshire Astronomical Society is organising this event
Please contact Shropshire Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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 29th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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