Public Stargazing at Dalby Forest

Public Stargazing at Dalby Forest

Friday 4th November 2016 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

Dalby Forest Visitor Centre
Dalby Forest, Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LT

Join members of Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society for their monthly public stargazing sessions under the wonderfully dark skies of Dalby Forest. If cloudy presentations will be given in the visitor centre. Free of charge with small suggested donation. The skies above Dalby give an amazing view of the milky way, this is as good as stargazing events get and is not to be missed!

Please note that this event has already taken place on 04/11/2016


Event organiser

Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society

Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society 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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