Stargazing Weekend in Galloway Dark Sky Park

Friday 16th February 2018 from 18:00pm to Sunday 18th February 2018 16:00pm

Selkirk Arms Hotel - Kirkcudbright

High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JG


Experience the dark skies above Galloway with top astronomer Steve Owens... This is a 2 day stargazing weekend break using The Selkirk Arms Hotel as a base and includes trip to the nearby dark sky park.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

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

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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.

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