Keld Resource Centre
Keld, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL11 6LJ, Yorkshire and The Humber
Join astronomer Richard Darn and experience the spring night sky in the ultra-dark village of Keld in Upper Swaledale. Enjoy a magical tour of famous constellations and use telescopes to spy distant galaxies and sparkling star clusters. There will also be colourful talks to set the scene in the resource centre and warm refreshments and cake. It goes ahead in all weather (unless conditions are dangerous).
Please note that this event has already taken place on 23/03/2022
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.
Wed 23rd Mar
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.