The Thomas G. Cupillari ’60 Observatory will be open from 1:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. for the 95% partial solar eclipse. A brief discussion on safely viewing the sun will be offered before the eclipse. Observatory staff remind viewers to never stare at the sun without scopes or binocular unless they have solar filters. Scopes with solar filters and solar eclipse glasses will be provided to program attendees.
In the event of cloudy weather, a live stream of the eclipse will be available inside the classroom.
The eclipse begins at 2:08 p.m. and ends at 4:35 p.m.
The maximum coverage is at 3:23 p.m.