Parsley Hay – Peak District

Biggin, Buxton, SK17 0DG

Location description

Designated dark sky place by Peak District National Park.


Recommended stargazing site

This location has been recommended as a great place to stargaze by the local authority, parks provider or property owner. May require payment for access or parking.


Tonight's weather forecast

06/06/20
19:00
11°
42%
06/06/20
22:00
6%
07/06/20
01:00
48%
07/06/20
04:00
52%
Weather forecast for Hartington Hall Youth Hostel (2.39 miles away) updated 05/06/20 at 20:01.

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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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Parsley Hay - Peak District

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.

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When to visit

The best time to visit Parsley Hay - Peak District can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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