Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium
Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0RR, South East
This special weekend event takes place at the Island Planetarium and is a fantastic opportunity for everyone from complete beginners to serious amateur astronomers to spend a couple of nights under the dark skies of the Isle of Wight.
There’s something for everyone with a full and exciting schedule including night time stargazing sessions, daytime solar observing and astronomical talks. Your hosts run the planetarium and are well renowned for being incredibly knowledgable and enthusiastic.
Prior booking essential!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 15/09/2017
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.
Fri 15th Sep
Sat 16th Sep
Sun 17th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.