Wright's Care Farm Project
Bratton Fleming, Kentisbury, Devon, EX31 4RT
Discover Saturn’s rings, Jupiter, constellations and distant galaxies using seven telescopes, binoculars and the Stellarium app.
All telescopes are child and adult friendly. Let your Guides Liz and Gary navigate you on the top 10 things to spot in the autumn night sky even with just the naked eye!
Take home a free Dark Skies Pocket Guide and leave with great memories in a warm and friendly atmosphere. For absolute beginners.
This event occurs during the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2023.
Please note that this has already taken place on 24/10/2023
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.
Tue 24th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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