Education Barn - Chambers Farm Wood, Market Rasen, LN8 5JR
See the often spectacular Geminids meteor shower from the amazing dark location of Chambers Farm Wood with expert astronomer Richard Darn. The event takes place just a few days after the meteor shower reaches it's peak and a first quarter moon will also be visible through telescopes. The evening starts with a colourful talk where there will also be hot refreshments and mince pies.
- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.
- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting
Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is quite possible that this event has been cancelled or postponed, if you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!
This event is being organised by Richard Darn who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!
Tickets for this event can be purchased via Eventbrite.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Friday 14th December 2018
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Chambers Farm Wood - Forestry Commission on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.