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Popup Planetarium at Alston

Popup Planetarium at Alston

Thursday 25th October 2018 from 11:00am to 15:45pm

Alston Town Hall
Front Street, Alston, CA9 3RF, North West

Experience an immersive presentation including a tour of the solar system and then beyond into the depths of the universe inside a spectacular planetarium dome.

This event is taking place as part of the North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2018.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/10/2018

Event organiser

North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is organising this event

Please contact North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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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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