Degibna Chapel

Degibna Lane, Helston, TR12 7PR

Location description

Meeting and observing location for Cornwall Astronomical Society.


Location event organiser

Cornwall Astronomy Society organises stargazing events at this location.


Astronomical society

Meeting place for local astronomical society, often in a location that enables stargazing and observing.


Tonight's weather forecast

18/09/19
19:00
16°
0%
18/09/19
22:00
12°
0%
19/09/19
01:00
11°
0%
19/09/19
04:00
11°
0%
Weather forecast for The Flambards Experience (0.69 miles away) updated 18/09/19 at 20:01.

Location light pollution

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

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Degibna Chapel

This location's semi-rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Forthcoming events at this location

Cornwall Astronomy Society Meeting & Stargazing

Tuesday 8th October 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Cornwall Astronomy Society Meeting & Stargazing

Tuesday 12th November 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Cornwall Astronomy Society Meeting & Stargazing

Tuesday 10th December 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Cornwall Astronomy Society Meeting & Stargazing

Tuesday 10th December 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Cornwall Astronomy Society Meeting & Stargazing

Tuesday 8th December 2020 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Cornwall Astronomy Society Meeting & Stargazing

Tuesday 14th December 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm
Observing (if clear), Society Meeting

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Degibna Chapel can be found on this dark skies calendar.

Add to favourites

To add this location to your favourites and receive optional stargazing event notifications simply login or register.

Stargazing Vouchers

stargazing vouchers
A stargazing experience makes for great a gift... Or you could even treat yourself!

Telescopes for beginners

Thinking of purchasing a telescope!? See our guide as to which telescopes we recommend for beginners.

Register to receive stargazing event notifications