The total solar eclipse of 05/16/1398

General data

Day of week: Wednesday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 06m59s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 247 km
Saros cycle: 118
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0741
Gamma: -0.2294

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 05/16/1398?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 05/16/1398?
The following maps show the average cloud coverage for the day of the total solar eclipse. With the help of these maps, it is possible to find the place along the eclipse path, which has the best chance of a cloudless sky. Nevertheless, you should consider local circumstances and inform about the weather of your chosen observation site.

The data is provided by NASAs satellites AQUA and TERRA. The cloud maps are averaged over a period of 17 years (2000 - 2017).

Detailed country maps

worldmap Ecuador
worldmap Costa Rica
worldmap Panama
worldmap Colombia
worldmap Venezuela
worldmap Guyana
worldmap Suriname
worldmap French Guiana

Cities inside the path of the eclipse

The following table shows all locations with a population of more than 5,000 inside the eclipse path. Cities which have more than 100,000 inhabitants are marked bold. A click at the locations opens a detailed map.

City Type Eclipse duration Local time of max. eclipse Distance to central line Ø Cloud coverage
PA  Las Tablas, Los Santos total 3m 26s 11:29:27 UTC-05:19 107 km 98%
PA  La Palma, Darién total 52s 11:36:23 UTC-05:19 123 km 92%
PA  Unión Chocó, Emberá total 5m 33s 11:38:04 UTC-05:19 74 km 96%
CO  Turbo, Antioquia total 6m 8s 12:03:56 UTC-04:56 58 km 93%
CO  Chigorodó, Antioquia total 6m 56s 12:03:51 UTC-04:56 11 km 98%
CO  Apartadó, Antioquia total 6m 42s 12:04:08 UTC-04:56 33 km 98%
CO  San Pedro de Urabá, Antioquia total 5m 41s 12:05:07 UTC-04:56 72 km 97%
CO  Dabeiba, Antioquia total 5m 45s 12:04:48 UTC-04:56 70 km 94%
CO  Tierralta, Córdoba total 6m 15s 12:06:04 UTC-04:56 54 km 95%
CO  Montería, Córdoba total 2m 42s 12:06:55 UTC-04:56 114 km 97%
CO  San Carlos, Córdoba total 2m 24s 12:07:30 UTC-04:56 116 km 97%
CO  Planeta Rica, Córdoba total 5m 40s 12:07:40 UTC-04:56 72 km 97%
CO  Montelíbano, Córdoba total 6m 51s 12:07:59 UTC-04:56 22 km 94%
CO  Yarumal, Antioquia total 4m 49s 12:07:29 UTC-04:56 90 km 86%
CO  Caucasia, Antioquia total 6m 53s 12:08:42 UTC-04:56 19 km 84%
CO  Ayapel, Córdoba total 6m 16s 12:09:02 UTC-04:56 54 km 89%
CO  San Marcos, Sucre total 4m 41s 12:09:14 UTC-04:56 92 km 88%
CO  San Benito Abad, Sucre total 1m 48s 12:09:40 UTC-04:56 120 km 91%
CO  El Bagre, Antioquia total 6m 46s 12:09:44 UTC-04:56 30 km 85%
CO  San Carlos, Antioquia total 6m 57s 12:09:56 UTC-04:56 9 km 82%
CO  Sucre, Sucre total 3m 57s 12:10:34 UTC-04:56 102 km 91%
CO  Segovia, Antioquia total 4m 52s 12:09:51 UTC-04:56 89 km 85%
CO  Majagual, Sucre total 5m 43s 12:10:46 UTC-04:56 71 km 90%
CO  El Banco, Magdalena total 2m 56s 12:12:59 UTC-04:56 112 km 77%
CO  Puerto Wilches, Santander total 5m 43s 12:12:32 UTC-04:56 71 km 73%
CO  Morales, Bolívar total 6m 45s 12:13:01 UTC-04:56 31 km 73%
CO  Barrancabermeja, Santander total 3m 54s 12:12:33 UTC-04:56 103 km 83%
CO  Pelaya, Cesar total 5m 35s 12:13:50 UTC-04:56 74 km 85%
CO  Aguachica, Cesar total 6m 44s 12:13:50 UTC-04:56 31 km 92%
CO  Sabana de Torres, Santander total 5m 42s 12:13:50 UTC-04:56 72 km 88%
CO  Ocaña, Norte de Santander total 6m 52s 12:14:37 UTC-04:56 20 km 91%
CO  Bucaramanga, Santander total 3m 39s 12:14:56 UTC-04:56 106 km 89%
CO  Piedecuesta, Santander total 1m 22s 12:15:06 UTC-04:56 122 km 91%
CO  Tibú, Norte de Santander total 6m 9s 12:16:44 UTC-04:56 57 km 80%
CO  Pamplona, Norte de Santander total 5m 9s 12:16:32 UTC-04:56 84 km 93%
CO  Cúcuta, Norte de Santander total 6m 47s 12:17:11 UTC-04:56 28 km 87%
VE  San Antonio del Táchira, Táchira total 6m 38s 12:45:57 UTC-04:27 37 km 84%
CO  Puerto Santander, Norte de Santander total 6m 49s 12:17:40 UTC-04:56 23 km 84%
VE  Rubio, Táchira total 6m 21s 12:46:11 UTC-04:27 50 km 86%
VE  San Juan de Colón, Táchira total 6m 54s 12:46:37 UTC-04:27 15 km 85%
VE  La Fría, Táchira total 6m 56s 12:46:43 UTC-04:27 6 km 91%
VE  San Cristóbal, Táchira total 6m 29s 12:46:38 UTC-04:27 44 km 93%
VE  Táriba, Táchira total 6m 36s 12:46:39 UTC-04:27 39 km 93%
VE  San Carlos del Zulia, Zulia total 4m 48s 12:48:02 UTC-04:27 89 km 95%
VE  El Vigía, Mérida total 6m 28s 12:48:43 UTC-04:27 44 km 94%
VE  Ejido, Mérida total 6m 39s 12:49:59 UTC-04:27 34 km 91%
VE  Mérida, Mérida total 6m 35s 12:50:16 UTC-04:27 38 km 94%
VE  Mucumpiz, Mérida total 6m 50s 12:50:17 UTC-04:27 19 km 96%
VE  Guasdualito, Apure total 2m 39s 12:51:12 UTC-04:27 115 km 86%
VE  Valera, Trujillo total 2m 31s 12:52:11 UTC-04:27 115 km 91%
VE  Trujillo, Trujillo total 1m 45s 12:52:43 UTC-04:27 120 km 88%
VE  Barinitas, Barinas total 6m 14s 12:52:38 UTC-04:27 52 km 93%
VE  Alto Barinas, Barinas total 6m 38s 12:53:10 UTC-04:27 33 km 92%
VE  Barinas, Barinas total 6m 35s 12:53:14 UTC-04:27 36 km 92%
VE  Guanare, Portuguesa total 5m 12s 12:54:46 UTC-04:27 81 km 95%
VE  Villa Bruzual, Portuguesa total 3m 0s 12:56:44 UTC-04:27 111 km 95%
VE  San Fernando de Apure, Apure total 6m 11s 13:01:30 UTC-04:27 51 km 85%
VE  Calabozo, Guárico total 5m 45s 13:01:46 UTC-04:27 65 km 87%
VE  Valle de La Pascua, Guárico total 3m 44s 13:06:01 UTC-04:27 102 km 89%
VE  Zaraza, Guárico total 1m 16s 13:08:00 UTC-04:27 120 km 94%
VE  Cantaura, Anzoátegui total 15s 13:10:46 UTC-04:27 122 km 92%
VE  El Tigre, Anzoátegui total 5m 7s 13:11:05 UTC-04:27 77 km 94%
VE  San José de Guanipa, Anzoátegui total 5m 5s 13:11:18 UTC-04:27 77 km 94%
VE  Ciudad Bolívar, Bolívar total 6m 32s 13:13:05 UTC-04:27 1 km 93%
VE  Ciudad Guayana, Bolívar total 6m 13s 13:15:35 UTC-04:27 33 km 93%
VE  Upata, Bolívar total 6m 27s 13:16:16 UTC-04:27 2 km 89%
VE  Tucupita, Delta Amacuro total 1m 22s 13:17:10 UTC-04:27 118 km 88%
GY  Mabaruma, Barima-Waini total 5m 29s 13:58:14 UTC-03:52 57 km 92%
GY  Bartica, Cuyuni-Mazaruni total 34s 14:01:25 UTC-03:52 119 km 92%
GY  Anna Regina, Pomeroon-Supenaam total 6m 1s 14:01:36 UTC-03:52 23 km 95%
GY  Vreed-en-Hoop, Essequibo Islands-West Demerara total 5m 4s 14:02:26 UTC-03:52 67 km 96%
GY  Georgetown, Demerara-Mahaica total 5m 4s 14:02:32 UTC-03:52 66 km 96%
GY  Fort Wellington, Mahaica-Berbice total 3m 14s 14:03:58 UTC-03:52 100 km 83%
GY  Rosignol, Mahaica-Berbice total 2m 0s 14:04:09 UTC-03:52 112 km 90%
GY  New Amsterdam, East Berbice-Corentyne total 1m 40s 14:04:12 UTC-03:52 114 km 88%
SR  Groningen, Saramacca total 41s 14:21:09 UTC-03:40 117 km 92%
SR  Paramaribo, Paramaribo total 2m 52s 14:21:49 UTC-03:40 102 km 93%
SR  Nieuw Amsterdam, Commewijne total 3m 11s 14:21:59 UTC-03:40 98 km 92%
SR  Moengo, Marowijne total 1m 47s 14:23:34 UTC-03:40 111 km 95%
SR  Albina, Marowijne total 1m 15s 14:24:23 UTC-03:40 114 km 93%
GF  Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni, Guyane total 1m 23s 14:35:46 UTC-03:29 113 km 92%
GF  Mana, Guyane total 3m 43s 14:36:16 UTC-03:29 89 km 77%
GF  Kourou, Guyane total 1m 20s 14:38:48 UTC-03:29 113 km 74%