Stars in Your Skies - The Nature of the Moon

Stars in Your Skies - The Nature of the Moon

Saturday 24th February 2018 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

Carding Mill Valley
Carding Mill, Church Stretton, SY6

The popular “Stars in Your Skies” series of events held at Carding Mill Valley continues in 2018 with this event focussing on the moon. Enjoy a presentation and learn about the Earth’s closest natural satellite, have soup and a roll (included) and observing if weather permits. A great opportunity to get out under starry skies!

Please note that this event has already taken place on 24/02/2018

Event organiser

National Trust

National Trust is organising this event

Please contact National Trust 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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