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Space Marvels at The Sill

Space Marvels at The Sill

Tuesday 19th February 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre
Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN, North East

Learn what Space Marvels you can see in our fascinating dark skies session. An observational event (weather permitting), with a talk on space exploration, the International Space Station and the Hubble telescope. This event is aimed at beginners 11 years and older. Please bring warm clothes and footwear and a torch.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 19/02/2019


Event organiser

Northumberland National Park

Northumberland National Park is organising this event

Please contact Northumberland National Park 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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