Transit of Mercury (Free Public Viewing)

Event Date: 
Monday, May 9, 2016
Event Time: 
6:00am - 1:00pm
Event Description: 

The TELUS World of Science - Edmonton will be setting up telescopes in conjunciton with the members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (Edmonton Centre) to host viewing of the special transit of Mercury on the morning to early afternoon on May 9.  This is a free event and we invite anyone wishing to safely view this rare astronomical event to come visit us.

Event Type: 
Telescope Viewing
Open to the General Public?: 
Yes
Topic: 
Mercury & Venus
Event Location: 

TELUS World of Science Edmonton, Alberta

11211 - 142 Street
EdmontonAlberta
Canada
Additional Comments: 
The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (Edmonton Centre) will be setting up their personal solar viewing telescopes at the TELUS World of Science - Edmonton from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (weather permitting) for this event.