Heale Farm – Exmoor

Parracombe, North Devon, EX31 4QE

Location description

Enjoy fabulous views of the dark skies above Exmoor from the comfort of your cottage garden! Heale Farm is a small hill farm tucked away at the end of a long lane and is a perfect stargazing retreat!


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

20/09/20
19:00
18°
1%
20/09/20
22:00
16°
1%
21/09/20
01:00
15°
3%
21/09/20
04:00
14°
16%
Weather forecast for Combe Martin (4.32 miles away) updated 20/09/20 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.

Urban
Suburban
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 Heale Farm - Exmoor

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 Heale Farm - Exmoor can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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