The People’s Star Party at Kielder – Autumn 2021

Friday 29th October 2021 from 16:00pm to Sunday 31st October 2021 12:00pm

Kielder Campsite

Kielder Village, Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1ER


Description

Join friendly and experienced astronomers for a weekend of stargazing at the fabulous location of Kielder Campsite. This event is open to everyone no matter their level of experience and is ideal for beginners including families with younger astronomers. Telescopes will be provided along with expert guidance, you're welcome to bring your own equipment for some expert tuition and advice including cameras with tripods with which you'll be able to take stunning photographs of the Milky Way.

- Event is a hosted at a dark sky location such as a remote campsite over several nights usually around a new moon when the skies are dark.


Organiser

This online event is being organised by Starmakers Stargazing Group who should be contacted if you have any queries. If you do attend this online event it would be great if you could let the organiser know you found out about it via Go Stargazing, thank you!


Bookings

To book your place on this event please contact Steve at Kielder Campsite via email [email protected].

Go to the organiser's web page for this event


Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Location darkness on Friday 29th October 2021

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Kielder Campsite on the evening of this event. Yellow areas show when the skies are not dark due to daylight (bold yellow) and moonlight (faded yellow). Click on the image for an explanation on how darkness is determined.


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