MONTRÉAL, Sept. 23, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Montréal Space for Life invites media representatives to join the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium team on Sunday, September 27, starting at 8:30 p.m., to watch the last total eclipse of the Moon that will be visible from Quebec until 2019.
Members of the public are also invited to attend the event, where our science interpreters and amateur astronomers from the Société d'astronomie du Planétarium de Montréal will be happy to answer questions. They'll even be happy to let people see the event up close, through their telescopes.
Special activity – Observation of the lunar eclipse*
Sunday, September 27, starting at 8:30 p.m.
Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium – 4801, avenue Pierre-de Coubertin, Montréal
Pay parking at 3000, rue Viau – Viau metro station
* The activity may be cancelled without prior notice if it is overcast or raining.
Also, there will be no shows in the Planetarium's theatres that evening.
If you can't join us in person, send us your observations in pictures or words, on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, using the hashtag #LunarEclipse2015.
SOURCE Espace pour la vie
For further information: Karine Jalbert, Communications Co-ordinator, Montréal Space for Life, 514 872-1453/ 514 250-3230, [email protected]