OM Dark Sky Park and Observatory
Davagh Forest, Cookstown, County Tyrone, BT79 8JH
Join the team at OM for our next beginner’s telescope workshop, where you’ll learn how to set up your telescope correctly, what to look out for when you start exploring the night sky and lots of tips and advice from our astronomers. Get ready for a year of star gazing!
Please note that this has already taken place on 10/09/2023
OM Dark Sky Park and Observatory is organising this event
Please contact OM Dark Sky Park and Observatory directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.
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.
Sun 10th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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