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Skywatch at Talkin Tarn

Skywatch at Talkin Tarn

Saturday 30th October 2021 from 18:30pm to 21:30pm

Talkin Tarn Country Park
Farlam, Brampton, CA8 1HN

Enjoy some of the darkest skies in the North Pennines, with experienced astronomers from Border Astronomical Society on hand to guide you around the night sky using telescopes and binoculars.

Presentations, displays, information and refreshments will be available. So wrap up warm and bring along a telescope or binoculars and a red-light torch, if you have them.

This event is part of the North Pennines Stargazing Festival, running from 22-31 October 2021.


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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  • Skywatch at Talkin Tarn

    Saturday 30th October 2021 from 18:30pm to 21:30pm

    Talkin Tarn Country Park, Brampton, CA8 1HN

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