Hoghton Lane, Hoghton, PR5 0SH, North West
Wonder and marvel at the stars of the night sky from the fantastic location of Hoghton Tower. Enjoy a lecture in the wonderful banqueting hall by Professor Donald Kurtz from the University of Central Lancaster and then explore the skies using telescopes with assistance from the Alston Observatory team.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 11/11/2018
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 11th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.