Elan Valley - Visitor Centre
Elan Village, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HP, Wales
Join Dark Sky Wales for an evening of stargazing and astrophotography and enjoy the dark skies of the Elan Valley. Expert astronomers will be on hand to guide you around the constellations observing various deep sky objects using telescopes sharing their knowledge and enthusiasm. Learn how to take photographs of the night sky (bring your own if you have one!). All astronomical equipment is provided however remember to wrap up warm!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 05/01/2018
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.
Fri 5th Jan
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.