Where will you be on May 20th/21st? There will be an annular solar eclipse
late afternoon that will be visible in the Western US:
"On May 21, 2012, an annular solar eclipse begins over southeast China and passes over Japan. When the eclipse crosses the International Date Line, the local date becomes May 20. The eclipse then enters the California/Oregon border, passes in the late afternoon over Nevada, Utah, Arizona, a corner of Colorado, New Mexico, and ends at sunset in Texas."
As a warning, please don't scorch your eyeballs! There are guidelines
on safe viewing.
posted by dfm500
on May 17, 2012 -