Go Stargazing at The Sill Landscape Discovery Centre

Go Stargazing at The Sill Landscape Discovery Centre

Saturday 23rd November 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre
Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN, North East

Join the team from Go Stargazing for this fantastic opportunity to explore the skies above Northumberland. This weekend is new Moon and with no Moon in the sky the skies will be at their darkest. See the Milky Way spanning the skies and discover distant objects using powerful telescopes. A great evening out suitable for astronomers aged 11+. Booking required.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 23/11/2019


Event organiser

Northumberland National Park

Northumberland National Park is organising this event

Please contact Northumberland National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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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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