Gilbert White Field Studies Centre
Selborne, Alton, GU34 3JU
Come along for this introduction to astronomy and the fantastic location of Gilbert White Field Studies Centre. The event will include a short talk on astronomy and then an exploration of the night sky lead by astronomer Graham Bryant from Hampshire Astronomical Group. Booking required. This stargazing event takes place as part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2018.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/02/2018
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.
Wed 21st Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.