Scottish Dark Sky Observatory
Craigengillan Lodge, Dalmellington, East Ayrshire, KA6 7PZ
The dark skies above the Scottish Dark Sky Observatory are perfect for meteor spotting and this event has been specially scheduled to coincide with the peak activity of this year’s Lyrid Meteor shower.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 23/04/2017
Scottish Dark Sky Observatory is organising this event
Please contact Scottish Dark Sky Observatory directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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.
Sun 23rd Apr
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.