Exmoor National Park, North West of Wheddon Cross, TA24
Join local astronomer Seb Jay for an evening of stargazing at the Dunkery Beacon Country House Hotel, the event being timed to coincide with the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2017. Starting with a hearty chilli-con-carne support the evening will move on to stargazing outside and observing through telescopes. Should the weather be inclement an indoor presentation will be offered instead. For all bookings and enquiries please contact the hotel.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 02/11/2017
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.
Thu 2nd Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.