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Stargazing in Piddletrenthide

Stargazing in Piddletrenthide

Friday 25th March 2022 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

Piddle Valley School Playing Fields
Piddletrenthide, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7QL

Join local astronomer Kevin Quinn for an informal public stargazing session/general astronomy chat at the Piddle Valley School playing field in Piddletrenthide. No booking is required; simply turn up on the night! Please do confirm attendance as soon as you can, though, otherwise the event will not go ahead.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/03/2022


Event organiser

Kevin Quinn is organising this event

Please contact Kevin Quinn directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

Please contact Kevin directly via his email address for all enquiries regarding this event.

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Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.



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