Sherwood Pines Star Party

Sherwood Pines Star Party

Friday 9th November 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre
Edwinstowe, Mansfield, NG21 9HN, East Midlands

Join astronomer Richard Darn for an evening exploring the night sky; touring distant galaxies, glittering star clusters and the planetary giant, Jupiter.

This event will go ahead regardless of cloud cover as you will still able to see the stars using computer simulation programmes but plan to be outside!

Please note that this event has already taken place on 09/11/2018

Event organiser

Forestry England

Forestry England is organising this event

Please contact Forestry England 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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