Alston Moor Golf Club
Alston, Penrith, Cumbria, CA9 3DB
Talk and stargazing opportunity at Alston Moor Golf Club – a truly dark site in the South Tyne Valley. This will be a double event in one evening: firstly, there will be a stargazing event with inside talks and outside stargazing (with telescopes and binoculars). Secondly, it is an opportunity to learn about exciting plans for a new observatory at the Golf Club.
Please note that this has already taken place on 30/10/2022
North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is organising this event
Please contact North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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.
Sun 30th Oct
Local light pollution
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