Stargazing at Carnfunnock Country Park

Stargazing at Carnfunnock Country Park

Saturday 5th October 2019 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

Carnfunnock Country Park
Coast Road, Larne, BT40 2QZ

Did you know most of the stars in the night sky are bigger and brighter than the sun? Come and join staff for our stargazing event and see how many different stars you can see. Free event. Booking is advisable as places are limited. Wear suitable clothing and footwear as some of event held outdoors. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Please note: not suitable for children under 5 years of age.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 05/10/2019

Event booking

Please contact the venue directly for all booking enquiries.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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