Uffington White Horse Hill
Uffington, Swindon, SN7 7UK
Enjoy a tour of the night sky on White Horse Hill and take in its wonders from this perfect stargazing location. Learn about the constellations, bright stars, planets and the deeper cosmos.
The mythology and stories of the stars, and their relationship with the ancient people that lived and worked there. Followed by a guide on what’s on view to the naked eye during the month ahead and more.Your guide will be Adrian West – A local, passionate and experienced astronomer. Adrian has written astronomy and space related articles for popular online science magazines. He has also written guides and articles for the BBC, Met office and National Trust to name a few.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/03/2020
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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.
Wed 25th Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.