Solarsphere Astronomical & Music Festival 2020

Saturday 15th August 2020 from 12:00pm to Sunday 16th August 2020 22:00pm

Solarsphere Astronomy Festival @ Penmaenau Farm

Builth Wells, Llanelwedd, LD2 3RD


Description

Solarsphere Astronomy and Music Festival 2020 will take place online via www.astroradio.earth due to Covid-19 preventing the Festival being able to go ahead at Penmaenau Farm in Builth Wells, Wales. As per the physical Festival, the online version will be a mixture of music from a variety of artists, to include music from artists who have played at the festival. There will of course, also be, talks and interviews with presentations being held via via Zoom. Tune in on August 15th and 16th (from 12pm-10pm both days) for a weekend full of science and music!

- Event is a hosted at a dark sky location such as a remote campsite over several nights usually around a new moon when the skies are dark.


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


Organiser

This online event is being organised by Solarsphere Events who should be contacted if you have any queries. If you do attend this online event it would be great if you could let the organiser know you found out about it via Go Stargazing, thank you!


Bookings

Please contact Solarsphere Events 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 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 15th August 2020

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Solarsphere Astronomy Festival @ Penmaenau Farm 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.


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