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Public can safely view August 21 eclipse through telescopes at City Hall
|Time:||6/27/17 at 10:15 am - 8/23/17 at 10:15 am|
Athens’ Sandy Creek Nature Center will bring telescopes downtown to City Hall for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.
UGA Geography's Professor John Knox contributed to this article.
Eclipse Blackout 2017
|Time:||7/6/17 at 9:10 am - 8/22/17 at 9:10 am|
|Location:||Sanford Stadium, Monday, August 21, 2017, from 1 pm to 4 pm (Peak Darkness 2:38 pm)|
|Host:||Dr. John Knox|
UGA is in a great position to view a 99.1% "blackout" from a total solar eclipse.
Why you should come:
Free custom GA viewing glasses to the first 5,000 guests
Optimal viewing from the stadium (Peak Darkness 2:38 pm)
Views from around world on the Jumbo Screen
and more . . .
The Great American Eclipse
|Time:||7/28/17 at 1:00 pm - 8/22/17 at 10:10 am|
|Sponsored By:||Georgia Athletic Association, Franklin College Arts and Sciences, Dr. John Knox, UGA Atmospheric Sciences Program, UGA Geography|
On campus, Sanford Stadium will host the “Eclipse Blackout between the Hedges” from 1:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m.
UGA will open Sanford Stadium for Aug. 21 eclipse
|Time:||8/21/17 at 1:00 pm - 8/21/17 at 4:00 pm|
|Location:||Monday, August 21, 2017, at Sanford Stadium, from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM|
|Sponsored By:||GA Athletic Association, Franklin College Arts and Sciences, Dr. John Knox, UGA Atmospheric Sciences Program, and UGA Geography|
2017 ECLIPSE BLACKOUT