Starry Night Farm Visit with Stargazing and Supper

Friday 25th October 2019 from 16:15pm to 20:00pm

Exford Car Park

Chapel Street, Exford, TA24 7PP, South West


Description

A unique chance to meet the farmers and the animals at a remote old Exmoor farm. As well enjoying a farmhouse supper by the large inglenook fireplace, you'll be given a talk by a local stargazing expert from Exmoor Stargazers and he'll also have his telescopes on hand to help guide you across the starry sky above (weather permitting). Booking required.

This event takes place as part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2019.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Exmoor National Park who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Phone Shaun Bryant of West Country Farm & Food Tours to book on 01643 863002

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Friday 25th October 2019

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Exford Car Park on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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