Stargazing at Steyning Downland

Saturday 21st September 2019 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

The Star Inn at Steyning

130 High Street, Steyning, BN44 3RD, South East


Organised by the Steyning Downland Scheme in conjunction with the Worthing Astronomers this special stargazing event is a great opportunity to explore the skies above the South Downs. Meet at the Star Inn for an introductory talk and then a short walk to the Big Picnic Field for observing through telescopes. A great evening out for all of the family. Booking essential.

- 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 Worthing Astronomers 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 for this event are being taken by Steyning Download Scheme.

Go to the organiser's web page for this event

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 21st September 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at The Star Inn at Steyning 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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