Transit of Venus Viewing

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
2:45 PM - 7:45 PM
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Photo of Transit of Venus across the SunTRANSIT OF VENUS AT SAC STATE!   

Please join us as we view one of the rarest of predictable astronomical phenomena -  the Transit of Venus.  This event will not occur again until the year 2117, so be sure you don't miss this opportunity. 

On Tuesday, June 5, at any time from 2:45pm until sunset (event will end sooner if nearby buildings and trees block the view of the sun earlier), we hope you will join us:

Day/Date:  Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Times: 2:45pm - sunset

Location:  Amador Hall (Psychology building), 4th floor roof, observatory

Cost:  Free and open to the public

Parking:  FREE, but only if you park on the roof/6th floor of Parking Structure I from 1:30-10pm

If you need additional information, please contact Heidi in the Department of Physics and Astronomy:  (916) 278-6518 or

Printable flyer for this event
Here's a link to a printable flyer for this event, as well as a campus map indicating the locations of Amador Hall and Parking Structure I.

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