LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Griffith Observatory will host a free public viewing of a rare, late-afternoon partial eclipse of the sun Thursday afternoon.
Dozens of telescopes will be available at the Observatory at 2800 East Observatory Road for visitors to observe the partial eclipse that will take place between 2:07 p.m. and 4:39 p.m.
The maximum eclipse is expected to take place at 3:27 p.m.
Glasses will be available for purchase as officials remind visitors it is essential to wear proper eye protection when looking at the sun.
For those who cannot attend the event, the Observatory will provide a live stream from 2 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
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