Selkirk Arms Hotel - Kirkcudbright
High Street, Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG6 4JG
Enjoy a stargazing break to South West Scotland and experience the dark skies above Galloway Dark Sky Park.
Visit the new Dark Sky Planetarium in Kirkcudbright and enjoy stargazing sessions with top Scottish Astronomer Steve Owens of the Glasgow Science. A wonderful weekend for all!
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 2nd Feb
Sat 3rd Feb
Sun 4th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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