Star Stories – Stargazing and Storytelling at Abriachan Forest

Saturday 5th October 2019 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Abriachan Forest Trust

Abriachan, Inverness, IV3 8LB


Description

Join the team from Highland Astronomy Tours for this one of their popular "Star Stories" family friendly stargazing and storytelling events, held in collaboration with Abriachan Forest Trust and part funded by the STFC’s Spark Award Scheme. Each themed event includes an inspiration talk on a astronomical topic, storytelling by a guest storyteller and weather permitting stargazing and observing using telescopes. Bookings for this event can be made via the Eventbrite website with bookings opened approximately one month before the event date.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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


Organiser

This event is being organised by Highland Astronomy Tours 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

Bookings for this event open about a month before the event date and can be booked via the Eventbrite website.

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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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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Saturday 5th October 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Abriachan Forest Trust 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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