Star Party with Swansea Astro Society

Saturday 24th February 2018 from 18:30pm to 21:00pm

National Botanic Garden of Wales

Middleton Hall, Llanarthne, SA32 8HN


Escape the city lights and join the members of Swansea Astronomical Society for this one of their regular "star party" events at the National Botanic Gardens. View the night sky through telescopes or bring your own. There will also be presentations on astronomical topics if the weather doesn't play ball.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


This event is being organised by Swansea Astronomical Society 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!


Please contact Swansea Astronomical Society 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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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 24th February 2018

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at National Botanic Garden of Wales 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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