Captain Cook Monument – Whitby

Captain Cook Headland, Whitby, YO21 3HA

Location description

Venue for public stargazing events with Whitby & District Astronomical Society.

Location event organiser

Whitby & District Astronomical Society organises stargazing events at this location.

Public venue

Public location used for stargazing events.

Location light pollution

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

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

Stargazing events at this location

There are no known forthcoming events at this location. Previously there have been 13 events with the last one being on 27th July 2019 organised by Whitby & District Astronomical Society.


When to visit

The best time to visit Captain Cook Monument - Whitby can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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