Blackhall Rocks Local Nature Reserve

Blackhall Colliery, Hartlepool, TS27 4AT

Location description

The Blackhall Rocks Nature Reserver has a public car park right next to the beach with views to the North and North-East suitable for aurora spotting.


Aurora viewpoint

This location has been identified as a great site to spot Aurora with relatively low light pollution and clear horizons towards the North.


Tonight's weather forecast

23/05/19
19:00
16°
0%
23/05/19
22:00
12°
0%
24/05/19
01:00
0%
24/05/19
04:00
0%
Weather forecast for Peterlee (2.49 miles away) updated 23/05/19 at 18:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a suburban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Blackhall Rocks Local Nature Reserve can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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