Brecon - Libanus Mountain Centre
Libanus, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8ER, Wales
Enjoy a night of stargazing activities including a tour of the night sky in a mobile planetarium and fascinating talks from members of Dark Sky Wales. If the skies are clear you can also view the award winning dark skies of the Brecon Beacons National Park through a selection of telescopes. The jewel in the sky will be the Perseid meteor shower and Martin Griffiths, Lead Presenter Dark Sky Wales, will also give a presentation on this fascinating astronomical event.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 16/08/2019
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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 16th Aug
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.