Observing location frequented by members of Wakefield & District Astronomical Society who meet in the car park of Pennine Sailing Club.
Location events organiser
Wakefield & District Astronomical Society organises events at this location
Please contact Wakefield & District Astronomical Society directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location
Weather forecast for Howden Moors (3.2 miles away) updated 28/01/22 at 20:00.
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Best time to visit
The below chart shows when the skies will be at their darkest at this location and therefore the best time to visit. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing. See our dark sky calendar for more details.