Damerham Village Hall
Damerham, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 3HD
Learn more about the sky at night and our excellent dark sky environment at this free event at Damerham Sports Field near the village hall.
Do bring your binoculars or telescope if you have them. Several telescopes will also be set up to show a selection of planets, star clusters, galaxies, and nebulae.
This is a free event, but booking is essential.
This event takes place as part of the Cranborne Chase StarFest 2023.
Please note that this has already taken place on 17/02/2023
Dark Night Skies Cranborne Chase AONB is organising this event
Please contact Dark Night Skies Cranborne Chase AONB directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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 17th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.