Porthkerry Country Park
Park Road, Barry, CF62 3BY
Join astronomers from Barry Astronomical Society for this observing session at Porthkerry Country Park. This is a great opportunity to escape the bright lights and look up! Note that this event will only take place if the weather is good — check the society’s Facebook page on the evening of the event to ensure the it is going ahead.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 21/12/2017
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.
Thu 21st Dec
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.