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Not Since Tecumseh: Darkness at Midday over the Ohio Country

March 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Free

The last time Ohio was witness to a total solar eclipse of the sun was June 16, 1806!

The 1806 eclipse has gone down in history as Tecumseh’s Eclipse. Join Tom O’Grady, Instructor of Observational Astronomy at Ohio University, as he discusses the dynamics causing solar eclipses and some of the history associated with this famous eclipse, subsequent eclipse expeditions, and a few stories about war and peace associated with this unique celestial phenomenon.

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Date:
March 2
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://fhcpl-main-oh.whofi.com/calendar/event/42769/s

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Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
Phone:
419-422-1712
Email:
hrhoads@findlaylibrary.org
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Venue

Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
206 Broadway
Findlay-Hancock Co Public LIbrary, OH 45840 United States
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Phone:
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