Skywatch at Talkin Tarn

Saturday 26th October 2019 from 18:30pm to 21:30pm

Talkin Tarn Country Park

Farlam, Brampton, CA8 1HN


Description

Enjoy some of the darkest skies in the North Pennines. Experienced astronomers from the Border Astronomical Society will be on hand to show you around the night sky, using telescopes and binoculars. Displays, information and refreshments will be available. All ages are welcome.

This event is taking place as part of the North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019 running from 23rd October to 3rd November 2019.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Bookings

Please contact Go Stargazing Administrator directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 26th October 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Talkin Tarn Country Park on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


Event Location

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Talkin Tarn Country Park

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