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Perseid Meteor Shower 2018 - Brecon

Perseid Meteor Shower 2018 - Brecon

Friday 10th August 2018 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre
Libanus, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8ER, Wales

Join astronomers from Dark Sky Wales for an evening spotting shooting stars above Brecon.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 10/08/2018


Event organiser

Brecon Beacons National Park

Brecon Beacons National Park is organising this event

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


Event booking

Tickets for this event are available via Eventbrite.

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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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    Friday 29th October 2021 from 20:00pm to 23:00pm

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

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  • Stargazing and astrophotography in Brecon

    Sunday 31st October 2021 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre, Brecon, LD3 8ER

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  • Group Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

    Monday 1st November 2021 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

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