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Stargazing with Kendal Ewes WI

Stargazing with Kendal Ewes WI

Thursday 13th February 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Kendal Town Hall
Old Hutton, Kendal, LA9 4DL

Everyone is welcome to join their local WI group and also local astronomer and author Stuart Atkinson. Weather depending, we have the option of heading out to the castle to do some stargazing. If it’s cloudy and drizzly, then no worries, Stuart has plenty of beautiful slides and interesting things to tell us about the night sky.

Please check the forecast and come prepared for venturing outside if the weather looks good and a clear sky.

Meetings are free to members and £4 to non-members.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 13/02/2020

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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