Chambers Farm Wood - Forestry Commission
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.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 14/12/2018
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.
Fri 14th Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.