Stargazing on Marlborough Common

Stargazing on Marlborough Common

Friday 29th October 2021 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Marlborough Common
Free's Avenue, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8

Swindon Stargazers welcomes you to an evening of Stargazing on the Common. Be prepared to be amazed! With their telescopes, these local experts will introduce you to the night sky above Marlborough.

These stargazing sessions run on both Friday and Saturday nights and are free with no prior booking required, just turn up on the night!

This event takes place as part of the Marlborough Dark Skies Fest 2021.

Please note that this has already taken place on 29/10/2021

Event organiser

Marlborough Dark Skies Fest

Marlborough Dark Skies Fest is organising this event

Please contact Marlborough Dark Skies Fest directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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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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