Stars in the Sky at Ravensdale

Stars in the Sky at Ravensdale

Friday 22nd February 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Ravenscar Visitor Centre - National Trust
Ravenscar, Staintondale, YO13 0NE

To mark the North York Moors National Park’s Dark Skies Festival, the National Trust and Scarborough and Ryedale Astronomical Society invite you to gaze at stars and planets over the Yorkshire Coast. Wrap up warm and bring a torch (preferably red filtered). Suitable for 6 years and above. Free event but please book your place.

This event is taking place as part of the National Parks Dark Skies Festival 2019.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 22/02/2019


Event organiser

North York Moors National Park

North York Moors National Park is organising this event

Please contact North York Moors National Park 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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