Stargazing at Sutton Bank Visitor Centre

Stargazing at Sutton Bank Visitor Centre

Friday 16th February 2018 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Sutton Bank Visitor Centre
Sutton Bank, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH

Enjoy a guided tour of the night sky with the experienced Astronomers from Hidden Horizons. Observe fascinating objects through large telescopes and and enjoy a presentation in their portable star dome planetarium. This stargazing event takes place as part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2018.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 16/02/2018


Event organiser

Hidden Horizons

Hidden Horizons is organising this event

Please contact Hidden Horizons 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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