Family stargazing evening at Fountains Abbey

Family stargazing evening at Fountains Abbey

Wednesday 25th October 2017 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

Fountains Abbey
Studley Park, Ripon, HG4 3DY

Ever wanted to see a star up close? Moons, star clusters and all kinds of deep sky objects are all up above Fountains Abbey waiting to be spotted by you.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/10/2017


Event organiser

National Trust

National Trust is organising this event

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Event booking

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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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