Carding Mill Valley
Carding Mill, Church Stretton, SY6
Enjoy a fascinating evening stargazing talk with added homemade soup! Find out about how the huge first reflecting telescope and how it led to discoveries and the research path to The Hubble Space Telescope. It will be a dark night before moonrise which is after midnight, so with clear skies we will see the best of the winter skies. Bring your own binoculars and telescopes – just in case?
Please note that this event has already taken place on 15/02/2020
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.
Sat 15th Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.