Goring Gap

Marine Drive, Worthing, BN12 4XQ, South East

Location description

Excellent location to escape the worst of nearby light pollution this stargazing spot comes recommended by the Worthing Astronomers with good views of the skies towards the South across the Channel.


Public venue

Public location used for stargazing events.


Tonight's weather forecast

20/07/19
19:00
19°
5%
20/07/19
22:00
18°
0%
21/07/19
01:00
16°
0%
21/07/19
04:00
14°
0%
Weather forecast for Worthing (beach) (2.27 miles away) updated 20/07/19 at 16:00.

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.

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 3 events with the last one being on 20th October 2018 organised by Worthing Astronomers.

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When to visit

The best time to visit Goring Gap can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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