Whinlatter Forest Park - Forestry Commission
Braithwaite, Keswick, CA12 5TW
Join astronomer Andrew Gray for a fantastic evening at Whinlatter for supper and stargazing. Andrew will present to you an Introduction to the Night Sky, with opportunities to look through the telescope and admire the dark skies of Whinlatter and all that it presents. Siskins Café will provide a delicious homemade pie, which is included in the ticket price. Booking required.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 22/02/2020
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 22nd Feb
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.