Be Amazed at the First Visible Solar Eclipse Since 1979
Mark your calendars and grab your telescopes! On August 21, 2017 a 97% partial eclipse will occur in the Atlanta area, offering an amazing spectacle for all to see! This solar event will happen during the day, with the peak darkness at 2:36 pm. The first eclipse visible on US soil since 1979, this rare event is one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights!
Be sure to check out viewing events across Atlanta at Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University, and the Fernbank Science Center. For those interested in seeing the complete eclipse, travel North to the Georgia mountains, or catch a glimpse from your own backyard – just be sure not to look directly at the sun!
Community interaction is an important part of life, which is why The Heights Old Peach Tree Apartments in Suwanee, Georgia is urging you to join in the all of the excitement at this event!
Monday, August 21, 2017 – 2:36 PM
Event Venue Location:
Georgia Institute of Technology
North Ave Northwest
Atlanta, Georgia 30332