West Burton Village Hall
West Burton, Leyburn, DL8 4JY, Yorkshire and The Humber
Join expert astronomer Richard Darn and explore the dark skies above the Yorkshire Dales. Weather permitting the Milky Way will be seen clearly arching overhead, after a beginners talk venture outside and explore star clusters and distant galaxies using powerful telescopes from one of the darkest places in England.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 10/11/2018
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 10th Nov
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.