Griffith Observatory - The Perfect way to See the Supermoon & Lunar Eclipse - FREE Admission for the Entire Family!
With the supermoon and lunar eclipse coming, the best place to view it would be at the Griffith Observatory. A public event to view the total lunar eclipse starts at 6:30 and ends at 9:45 p.m. tomorrow, Sunday, September 27.
The evening features live piano music provided by Steinway & Sons and The Los Angeles Philharmonic as part of its Immortal Beethoven program. Music performed by Ray Ushikubo of the Colburn School.
2:00 p.m. - Event/Eclipse TimelinePublic Star Party begins
EVENT BEGINS 6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - Livestream broadcast begins
6:45 p.m. - Moon rises at Griffith Observatory (Moon in partial eclipse)
7:11 p.m. - Totality begins (Moon is totally covered in shadow)
7:47 p.m. - Maximum eclipse
8:23 p.m. - Totality ends (Moon emerges from shadow)
9:27 p.m. - Umbral eclipse ends
9:45 p.m. - EVENT ENDS
10:00 p.m. - Building closes (as usual)
10:22 p.m. - Penumbral eclipse ends
10:30 p.m. - Livestream broadcast ends
2800 East Observatory Road
Los Angeles, CA 90027
To avoid traffic, take the Metro Red Line to Vermont/Sunset station and DASH Observatory Weekend Shuttle.