Par Beach Picnic Area
Par, St Blazey, PL24 2AR, South West
The Friends of Par Beach in association with the Roseland Observatory are organising a special event to see the lunar eclipse from the picnic area at Par Beach. See the “blood moon” rising along with the planets Jupiter, Saturn and Mars on the same evening. Excellent opportunity for a family evening out. Small fee for non-members.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 27/07/2018
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. 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.
Fri 27th Jul
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.