On August 21st, there will be a partial solar eclipse viewable around Canada. If you happen to be travelling through the United States, in some parts you will be able to see a total eclipse. There will be 74% coverage in Thunder Bay and it will last from 12:52 pm to 3:28 pm.
A few locations where you can catch sight of the partial eclipse:
August 21, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
TELUSCAPE, outside the Main Entrance
Free admission for outdoor activities
Parking is $10 per vehicle (Member discounts apply)
Eclipse begins: 1:10 p.m. | Eclipse maximum: 2:32 p.m. | Eclipse ends: 3:49 p.m.
Admission is free for everyone.
WHEN: August 21, 2017 at 1-4 pm
WHERE: York University, Lions Stadium
4700 Keele Street Toronto M3J1P3
Princess Margaret Fountain, Canadian National Exhibition
August 21, 2017
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Astronomy Event with Randy Attwood
Monday 21 August 2017, 01:00pm – 03:30pm
Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to safely view the solar eclipse.
Location: Chappell House Lawn
Monday, August 21, 1:00pm-3:45pm
Come see the partial solar eclipse with us at the Richmond Hill Library.
Be sure you get a pair of solar eclipse viewing sunglasses! Even though the sun will be mostly covered by the moon, the rays that are visible could still damage your eyes and eyesight. You will want to be able to see the next day!
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