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Night Walk, Stargazing and (optional) Pub Supper

Night Walk, Stargazing and (optional) Pub Supper

Saturday 17th October 2020 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

Exford Car Park
Chapel Street, Exford, TA24 7PP, South West

Meet your hosts for an informative evening of stargazing with knowledgeable astronomer Jennie Wild. Meet up in Exford village at 6.30pm for a night walk under the stars followed by guided stargazing using telescopes and binoculars. Lots of starry information and help, and light refreshments at their farmhouse followed by the option of booking supper in the traditional The Crown Inn or White Horse hotel. Supper is arranged and priced individually to allow full choice of the menu.

This event is taking place as part of the Exmoor National Park Dark Skies Festival 2020.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/10/2020


Event organiser

Exmoor National Park

Exmoor National Park is organising this event

Please contact Exmoor National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

Advance booking through Wild About Exmoor essential.

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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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