Fort Victoria Country Park & Planetarium
Island Planetarium, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0RR, South East
Join the West Wight Stargazing Group for this one of their regular monthly meetings held on the third Thursday of each month between September and March. Ideal for everyone including families it’s a great opportunity to learn about stargazing, telescopes and finding your way around the night skies.
Each meeting includes a talk / presentation and a monthly sky guide all of which are designed to help you enjoy the fantastic dark skies above the Isle of Wight. Small fee for non members.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 17/09/2020
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.
Thu 17th Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.