Star Party at Goodwood

Thursday 13th February 2020 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

Goodwood Counters Car Park

Selhurst Park Road, Goodwood, PO18 0QE


Description

Let astronomers from the South Downs National Park Authority and the South Downs Planetarium guide you around the night sky with their powerful telescopes. Drop in between 6.30 and 8.30 to see for yourselves why the South Downs National Park has been designated an International Dark Sky Reserve. This event is weather dependent, so check our social media or this web page before setting out!

- This event is weather dependent and will only take place if the skies are clear enough for observing. It is therefore necessary to check the weather forecast and confirm with the event organisers that this event is going ahead.


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 event is being organised by South Downs National Park who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Please contact South Downs National Park 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 Thursday 13th February 2020

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Goodwood Counters Car 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.


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