Ardvourlie, Isle of Harris, HS3 3AB
The Hebridean Dark Skies Festival is delighted to welcome Stephen Mackintosh of Highland Astronomy to Harris for a stargazing event at the Scaladale Centre.
Stephen presents astronomy talks and stargazing sessions all over Scotland; he has previously hosted popular Dark Skies events at the Edge Cafe at Gallan Head, Comunn Eachdraidh Nis and Kinloch Community Hub, as well as an online event in 2021.
This will be an indoor event but will include – weather permitting – a walk under the stars.
This event takes place as part of the Hebridean Dark Skies Festival 2022.
Highland Astronomy is organising this event
Please contact Highland Astronomy directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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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.
Sat 19th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Scaladale Centre. View these events on a calendar.