Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre
Loch of Lowes, Dunkeld, PH8 0HH
Join Robert Law from Mills Observatory in Dundee for this stargazing event at the fantastic dark sky location of Loch of the Lowes. Perfect for families and beginners you’ll learn about stars and how to find your way around the skies. if the weather is bad Robert will give a presentation in the visitor centre. Be sure to book in advance as these events are incredibly popular. A great way to spend a Saturday night away from the telly!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 19/11/2017
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 19th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.