Lime Tree Observatory and Planetarium
Lime Tree Farm, Grewelthorpe, North Yorkshire, HG4 3DA
Calling Witches and Wizards of all ages! Join astronomers from the Lime Tree Observatory and Planetarium for a magical journey from a mystical castle to the depths of the Universe. Halloween costumes are not essential but are encouraged. After the immersive show, the team will get the telescopes out and explore the natural night sky if the weather is good. These events are great fun and highly recommended; early booking is advised. Boo!
Please note that this has already taken place on 28/10/2023
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 28th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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