GlamPods Northumberland

Troughend West Tofts, Otterburn, NE19 1LA

Location description

Enjoy a fabulous stargazing break under the dark skies of Northumberland at this comfortable and cosy venue with excellent facilities. Why not enhance your visit and book their local astronomer to give you a tour of the constellations with a large telescope!?


Stay & gaze

This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Tonight's weather forecast

11/08/20
19:00
20°
53%
11/08/20
22:00
16°
6%
12/08/20
01:00
15°
14%
12/08/20
04:00
15°
19%
Weather forecast for Otterburn Camp (2.80 miles away) updated 11/08/20 at 04:01.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site 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.

When to stargaze at GlamPods Northumberland

This location's dark site 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.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit GlamPods Northumberland can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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