LYNDHURST, NJ (AP) – Night owls in northern New Jersey can get a close glimpse of the first total lunar eclipse in nearly three years.
The Meadowlands Commission’s McDowell Observatory in Lyndhurst will open its doors at 11:30 p.m. Monday.
The Jersey Journal reports visitors will view the eclipse through the observatory’s 20-inch-diameter telescope.
The total eclipse is set to happen at 3:17 a.m. Tuesday.
The program will be canceled if the sky becomes cloudy. Weather updates are available by calling 201-460-8300.
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