Wiveton Downs Car Park
Glandford, Holt, NR25 7JP, East of England
Join the North Norfolk Astronomy Society to see the stars high up on Wiveton Downs, one of 4 Dark Sky Discovery Sites on the Norfolk Coast.
Named because of their pristine night skies that allow you to marvel at the Milky Way and other celestial wonders.
This event is weather dependent, please dress appropriately and wear sturdy footwear as the ground is uneven.
If you need to bring a torch, please bring a red torch or one with a red filter on it.
For more information contact the North Norfolk Astronomers at [email protected] The event is free and booking is not essential.
This event takes place as part of the Norfolk Coast Dark Skies Festival 2021.
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
Weather forecast for Holt (3.5 miles away) updated 25/09/21 at 16:00.
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 26th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.