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Fort Island - Isle of Man

Fort Island - Isle of Man

Fort Island Road, Derbyhaven, Isle of Man, IM8 1AA

Located on the south-east tip of this large car park is a registered Dark Sky Discovery site and offers sensational views of the night sky.  Minimal light pollution from the west towards the airport.


Fort Island - Isle of Man is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 13/08/22

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Weather forecast for Derbyhaven (beach) (0.9 miles away) updated 13/08/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Social evening at the Isle of Man Observatory

    Friday 19th August 2022 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

    Isle Of Man Observatory, Foxdale, IM4 3HB (7.2 miles away)

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  • Isle of Man Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    Isle Of Man Observatory, Foxdale, IM4 3HB (7.2 miles away)

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  • Social evening at the Isle of Man Observatory

    Friday 16th September 2022 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

    Isle Of Man Observatory, Foxdale, IM4 3HB (7.2 miles away)

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  • Isle of Man Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 6th October 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    Isle Of Man Observatory, Foxdale, IM4 3HB (7.2 miles away)

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  • Social evening at the Isle of Man Observatory

    Friday 21st October 2022 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

    Isle Of Man Observatory, Foxdale, IM4 3HB (7.2 miles away)

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