Town End Farm Shop - Airton
Airton, Skipton, BD23 4BE
Join amateur astronomer Richard Darn for a presentation on the Northern Lights and how you can increase your chances of seeing them yourself. With the right conditions you could see them from this dark location in the Yorkshire Dales! The event is suitable for everyone including children and will include observing through telescopes if weather permits. Part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2017.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 23/02/2017
Yorkshire Dales National Park is organising this event
Please contact Yorkshire Dales National Park directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Thu 23rd Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.