Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium
Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0RR, South East
The West Wight Stargazing Group meet on the first Tuesday of the month at the Island Planetarium in Fort Victoria Country Park. Sessions include a guide to what can be seen in the night skies for the coming month and stargazing with telescopes if weather permits. Everyone is welcome to join them, however, attendance requires pre-booking due to limited numbers.
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.
Tue 4th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
Below is a list of events at Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium. View these events on a calendar.