Black Fell, Near Kielder Village, Northumberland, NE48
Midweek events at Kielder Observatory offer a good opportunity to visit the facility when the weather is clear as these events no longer get booked up well in advance. This makes it possible to check the weather forecast a few days beforehand. If you want to experience the dark skies make sure you plan your visit around a new moon. Register on our website for clear sky event notifications we will email you when the forecast looks promising!
- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.
- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting
This event is being organised by Kielder Observatory 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!
Please contact Kielder Observatory directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
Location light pollution
Location darkness on Wednesday 17th April 2019
The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Kielder Observatory 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.