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Solar Eclipse on May 9 – Lawn of UH Campus and at the HNL Zoo

Solar Eclipse on May 9 – Lawn of UH Campus and at the HNL Zoo

University of Hawai’i Institute for Astronomy

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The UH Institute for Astronomy presents

Solar Eclipse Viewing

Thursday, May 9th, 2:20PM-5PM

on the lawn outside the Honolulu Zoo entrance

This Thursday we will be treated to a partial solar eclipse, with about 30% coverage at maximum. The eclipse starts at 2:23PM and will be over by 5PM, with the peak around 3:45PM. We will have telescopes with special filters, handheld solar viewers, binoculars, and a special solar telescope for everyone to enjoy this astronomical event. Please join us!