Midhurst Rother College
North Street, Midhurst, GU29 9DT
This event is part of the South Downs National Park Dark Skies Festival 2017 which celebrates the park’s recent achievement being awarded Dark Sky Reserve status by the International Dark-Sky Association. The event is free of charge and everyone is welcome to attend. Indoor activities include various astronomy presentations; outdoors there will be stargazing and telescopes to look through. A great event for all of the family.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 18/02/2017
For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.Visit event website
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.
Sat 18th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.