Haw Wood Farm Caravan Park

Hinton, Saxmundham, IP17 3QT

Location description

Small informal caravan site with several resident Astronomers. Spring and Autumn Star Parties organised by Breckland Astronomical Society.


Private venue

Location accessible out of hours only when stargazing events are scheduled.


Stay & gaze

Location provides accommodation in a dark sky site and perhaps stargazing resources such as binoculars, star charts or even a basic telescope.


Tonight's weather forecast

22/07/19
19:00
27°
0%
22/07/19
22:00
22°
0%
23/07/19
01:00
20°
0%
23/07/19
04:00
17°
0%
Weather forecast for Darsham (1.07 miles away) updated 22/07/19 at 20:00.

Location light pollution

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

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

When to stargaze at Haw Wood Farm Caravan Park

This location's 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

Breckland Skies Star Party - Autumn 2019

Monday 28th October 2019 from 17:00pm to Monday 4th November 2019 12:00pm
Starcamp

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Haw Wood Farm Caravan Park can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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