The Swaledale Night Sky

Tuesday 18th February 2020 from 19:30pm to 22:00pm

Low Row Institute - near Reeth

Low Row, Reeth, DL11 6NE


Description

Local astronomer and astrophotographer Paul Clark will take you on a journey through the night time year in Swaledale. Time lapse videos and images of the glorious Yorkshire Dales night sky. Donations towards a new roof to the Low Row Institute. Please give generously. Refreshments will be available. An informal observing session may be held afterwards, weather permitting. Please park carefully.

This event takes place as part of the National Parks Dark Sky Festival 2020 which runs from 14th February to 1st March.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Organiser

This event is being organised by Yorkshire Dales National Park who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

For more details and all enquiries please contact the venue.

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural 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 Tuesday 18th February 2020

The below graphic shows if and when it will be dark at Low Row Institute - near Reeth 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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