Castle Howard Estate
Castle Howard, York, YO60 7DA
Be spellbound by Dr Tim O’Brien of the University of Manchester’s Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics. Join the award winning astronomer for an engaging talk on astronomy and the night sky, plus you’ll get the chance to ask him all your unanswered questions. Suitable for keen astronomers and those with a general interest in dark skies. This event is taking place as part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2019.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 15/02/2019
North York Moors National Park is organising this event
Please contact North York Moors National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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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 15th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.