2012-06-04 Partial lunar eclipse

2012-06-04 Partial lunar eclipse

Published by irma on April 26, 2012 2 Comments

7.45pm – 10.15pm, Monday 4 June
Lunar eclipseOn Monday 4 June, the Moon starts to move into the Earth’s shadow at 7:59pm, leaving the shadow at 10:07pm. At Sydney Observatory, there will be telescope viewing and a 3D Theatre program with talks about the Moon. The event runs from 7:45pm to 10:15pm.

No catering is provided although you will be able to purchase tea, coffee and snacks.

Usual night tour costs apply. Book online or phone 02 9921 3485.

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  1. May 28, 2012 at 7:36 pm, Gabrielle said:

    is this the sort of event that you need to be at for the full times shown or can you drop in a bit later? i may not be able to get there until 9pm and wondered if I will still get the full experience? 


    • June 03, 2012 at 9:50 pm, Toners said:

      HI, sorry I have not replied earlier Gabrielle. The format for the evening is:
      short talk/ outdoor scopes
      split into groups for the dome/3D theatre
      come back to view using outdoor scopes