Sun and Stars at Carnewas

Sun and Stars at Carnewas

Saturday 25th July 2020 from 19:30pm to 23:00pm

Carnewas and Bedruthan Steps
Carnewas, Trenance, Cornwall, TR8, South West

Join the National Trust rangers and Kernow Astronomers for some stargazing at this stunning cliff top location awarded Dark Skies status.

Arrive before sunset for a chance to look at the sun safely through telescopes before it sets, then take a closer look at the moon, stars and planets as they come into view. Bring warm clothing and a torch.

No booking required!

Please note that this event has already taken place on 25/07/2020


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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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