Higher Longford Cottages

Moorshop, Tavistock, PL19 9LQ

Location description

Enjoy a stargazing break staying in one of these traditional stone built cottages which are set amongst the foothills of the spectacular Dartmoor National Park.


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

19/10/20
19:00
13°
6%
19/10/20
22:00
14°
95%
20/10/20
01:00
13°
97%
20/10/20
04:00
13°
26%
Weather forecast for The Garden House Buckland Monachorum (2.32 miles away) updated 19/10/20 at 12:00.

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 Higher Longford Cottages

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.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Higher Longford Cottages can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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