New Moon Stargazing at Cerne Abbas

New Moon Stargazing at Cerne Abbas

Saturday 25th March 2017 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Cerne Abbas Giant Viewpoint
Acreman Street, Cerne Abbas, DT2 7JX

With the clocks soon to move forward and summer fast approaching this is a great opportunity to get out under moonless starry skies, and the weather forecast is looking extremely promising too! Why not join Kevin from Cerne Valley Astronomers who will be with his telescope at the Cerne Abbas Giant car park for some observing and stargazing!? Check the Cerne Astro Twitter account on Saturday afternoon to confirm the exact details and if the event is going ahead!

Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/03/2017


Event organiser

Kevin Quinn is organising this event

Please contact Kevin Quinn directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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