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The North American Solar Eclipse, Aug. 21, 2017
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post Mar 28 2017, 04:03 AM
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Flying out to Nashville! Probably a lousy choice weather-wise, but at least there should be a fun atmosphere in Music City.
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post Mar 28 2017, 05:40 PM
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My wife & I are flying to Kansas City the night before, plan to stay in a hotel about 15 minutes south of the line of totality, then drive to the line for the show. Aiming for a really small town to avoid the crowds.
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post Mar 28 2017, 06:18 PM
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Regulus, Jupiter, and all the (other) inner planets will be quite visible: http://earthsky.org/astronomy-essentials/a...ts-bright-stars

For my part, I have a possible conflict, and if worst comes to worst I'll miss the best of it up here in Canada. Perhaps the 2024 one is another opportunity...
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