Transit of Venus
What is a transit of Venus?
Join Great Basin's Dark Rangers in viewing this rare transit at the Great Basin Visitor Center in Baker, NV starting at 2:30PM (PDT). We will have telescopes available for public viewing.
When is it?
What should I do?
Remember to never look at the sun directly or through any type of magnifying device unless it is specially designed for solar viewing.
Source data: Chuck Bueter www.transitofvenus.org
Did You Know?
Migrating raptors, traveling south from breeding grounds north of the Great Basin Desert, concentrate along the Goshute Range in Nevada. Favorable migration conditions attract one of the largest known concentrations of migrant raptors in western North America.