The annular solar eclipse of 03/08/1578

General data

Day of week: Wednesday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 07m01s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 284 km
Saros cycle: 113
Coverage: 93%
Magnitude: 0.9336
Gamma: -0.512

How will be the weather during the annular solar eclipse on 03/08/1578?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 03/08/1578?
The following maps show the average cloud coverage for the day of the annular 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 Antarctica
worldmap South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
worldmap Angola
worldmap Namibia
worldmap Democratic Republic of the Congo
worldmap Botswana
worldmap Zambia
worldmap Tanzania
worldmap Malawi
worldmap Kenya

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
NA  Walvis Bay, Erongo annular 3m 53s 14:10:01 UTC+01:30 121 km 41%
NA  Swakopmund, Erongo annular 2m 24s 14:10:45 UTC+01:30 137 km 60%
NA  Usakos, Erongo annular 5m 25s 14:14:19 UTC+01:30 93 km 35%
NA  Karibib, Erongo annular 5m 55s 14:14:53 UTC+01:30 78 km 38%
NA  Omaruru, Erongo annular 5m 0s 14:16:19 UTC+01:30 103 km 45%
NA  Otjimbingwe, Erongo annular 6m 52s 14:14:22 UTC+01:30 26 km 28%
NA  Otjiwarongo, Otjozondjupa annular 4m 44s 14:19:58 UTC+01:30 109 km 58%
NA  Okahandja, Otjozondjupa annular 6m 56s 14:16:38 UTC+01:30 15 km 40%
NA  Windhoek, Khomas annular 6m 14s 14:15:29 UTC+01:30 67 km 51%
NA  Rehoboth, Hardap annular 4m 19s 14:13:37 UTC+01:30 117 km 32%
NA  Okakarara, Otjozondjupa annular 6m 45s 14:21:00 UTC+01:30 36 km 55%
NA  Tsumeb, Oshikoto annular 4m 57s 14:24:52 UTC+01:30 106 km 71%
NA  Grootfontein, Otjozondjupa annular 6m 33s 14:24:42 UTC+01:30 50 km 72%
NA  Nkurenkuru, Kavango West annular 1m 41s 14:30:22 UTC+01:30 149 km 81%
NA  Rundu, Kavango East annular 6m 45s 14:31:30 UTC+01:30 31 km 76%
ZM  Kalabo, Western annular 6m 43s 15:23:42 UTC+02:10 26 km 76%
ZM  Zambezi, North-Western annular 5m 3s 15:27:43 UTC+02:10 108 km 86%
ZM  Mongu, Western annular 6m 41s 15:23:43 UTC+02:10 30 km 74%
ZM  Limulunga, Western annular 6m 45s 15:24:06 UTC+02:10 19 km 76%
ZM  Senanga, Western annular 5m 2s 15:21:52 UTC+02:10 109 km 80%
ZM  Mwinilunga, North-Western annular 1m 8s 15:33:52 UTC+02:10 161 km 81%
ZM  Mufumbwe, North-Western annular 6m 38s 15:29:56 UTC+02:10 28 km 86%
ZM  Kaoma, Western annular 4m 40s 15:27:22 UTC+02:10 118 km 88%
ZM  Kalengwa, North-Western annular 6m 39s 15:30:44 UTC+02:10 25 km 90%
ZM  Kasempa, North-Western annular 5m 47s 15:31:57 UTC+02:10 84 km 83%
ZM  Solwezi, North-Western annular 6m 39s 15:35:40 UTC+02:10 13 km 86%
ZM  Kansanshi, North-Western annular 6m 40s 15:35:53 UTC+02:10 9 km 86%
CD  Kambove, Katanga annular 5m 42s 15:38:50 UTC+02:10 86 km 84%
CD  Likasi, Katanga annular 6m 6s 15:38:47 UTC+02:10 67 km 78%
CD  Kipushi, Katanga annular 6m 29s 15:37:46 UTC+02:10 36 km 82%
CD  Lubumbashi, Katanga annular 6m 25s 15:38:18 UTC+02:10 43 km 78%
ZM  Nchelenge, Luapula annular 5m 39s 15:44:57 UTC+02:10 86 km 69%
ZM  Mansa, Luapula annular 5m 30s 15:41:12 UTC+02:10 94 km 80%
ZM  Kawambwa, Luapula annular 6m 30s 15:44:27 UTC+02:10 23 km 82%
ZM  Samfya, Luapula annular 3m 5s 15:41:43 UTC+02:10 150 km 73%
ZM  Luwingu, Northern annular 5m 56s 15:44:32 UTC+02:10 72 km 83%
TZ  Kirando, Rukwa annular 2m 28s 16:08:04 UTC+02:27 157 km 70%
TZ  Namanyere, Rukwa annular 4m 30s 16:08:24 UTC+02:27 122 km 79%
ZM  Mpulungu, Northern annular 6m 29s 15:49:04 UTC+02:10 1 km 77%
ZM  Kasama, Northern annular 3m 40s 15:46:11 UTC+02:10 142 km 90%
TZ  Chala, Rukwa annular 5m 7s 16:08:31 UTC+02:27 104 km 77%
ZM  Mbala, Northern annular 6m 25s 15:49:12 UTC+02:10 22 km 74%
ZM  Mungwi, Northern annular 3m 14s 15:46:30 UTC+02:10 149 km 83%
TZ  Matai, Rukwa annular 6m 25s 16:07:23 UTC+02:27 21 km 72%
TZ  Sumbawanga, Rukwa annular 6m 12s 16:08:10 UTC+02:27 48 km 82%
TZ  Laela, Rukwa annular 6m 19s 16:07:29 UTC+02:27 34 km 79%
ZM  Nakonde, Muchinga Province annular 3m 24s 15:49:48 UTC+02:10 147 km 75%
TZ  Tunduma, Mbeya annular 3m 34s 16:06:50 UTC+02:27 144 km 75%
TZ  Vwawa, Mbeya annular 4m 1s 16:07:24 UTC+02:27 135 km 75%
TZ  Mbeya, Mbeya annular 3m 43s 16:08:24 UTC+02:27 141 km 81%
TZ  Kiwira, Mbeya annular 38s 16:07:58 UTC+02:27 173 km 93%
TZ  Igurusi, Mbeya annular 2m 44s 16:08:56 UTC+02:27 157 km 88%
TZ  Chimala, Mbeya annular 1m 49s 16:09:07 UTC+02:27 167 km 78%
TZ  Mgandu, Singida annular 4m 38s 16:14:42 UTC+02:27 117 km 66%
TZ  Rujewa, Mbeya annular 1m 28s 16:09:48 UTC+02:27 169 km 72%
TZ  Itigi, Singida annular 4m 19s 16:15:30 UTC+02:27 126 km 69%
TZ  Ikungi, Singida annular 56s 16:16:47 UTC+02:27 170 km 52%
TZ  Mafinga, Iringa annular 5m 58s 16:13:15 UTC+02:27 58 km 61%
TZ  Iringa, Iringa annular 3m 48s 16:12:56 UTC+02:27 140 km 67%
TZ  Dodoma, Dodoma annular 6m 15s 16:15:53 UTC+02:27 20 km 73%
TZ  Kondoa, Dodoma annular 3m 12s 16:18:09 UTC+02:27 148 km 61%
TZ  Ilula, Iringa annular 3m 28s 16:13:26 UTC+02:27 146 km 71%
TZ  Kibakwe, Dodoma annular 5m 52s 16:15:30 UTC+02:27 63 km 68%
TZ  Mpwapwa, Dodoma annular 6m 11s 16:16:16 UTC+02:27 31 km 67%
TZ  Geiro, Morogoro annular 6m 11s 16:16:58 UTC+02:27 27 km 68%
TZ  Kilosa, Morogoro annular 5m 6s 16:15:52 UTC+02:27 102 km 81%
TZ  Morogoro, Morogoro annular 4m 13s 16:16:31 UTC+02:27 129 km 86%
TZ  Hedaru, Kilimanjaro annular 5m 0s 16:20:42 UTC+02:27 102 km 58%
TZ  Chanika, Tanga annular 6m 13s 16:19:15 UTC+02:27 2 km 75%
TZ  Lushoto, Tanga annular 5m 50s 16:20:33 UTC+02:27 58 km 75%
TZ  Chalinze, Pwani annular 3m 50s 16:17:27 UTC+02:27 138 km 92%
TZ  Maramba, Tanga annular 6m 9s 16:20:23 UTC+02:27 17 km 78%
TZ  Mvomero, Pwani annular 4m 49s 16:18:24 UTC+02:27 110 km 86%
TZ  Mlandizi, Pwani annular 2m 35s 16:17:41 UTC+02:27 160 km 88%
TZ  Bagamoyo, Pwani annular 3m 46s 16:18:16 UTC+02:27 139 km 74%
TZ  Kibaha, Pwani annular 57s 16:17:43 UTC+02:27 174 km 92%
TZ  Tanga, Tanga annular 6m 10s 16:20:44 UTC+02:27 3 km 80%
TZ  Zanzibar, Zanzibar Urban/West annular 4m 28s 16:18:59 UTC+02:27 121 km 86%
KE  Kinango, Kwale annular 5m 19s 16:22:26 UTC+02:27 87 km 91%
KE  Kwale, Kwale annular 5m 29s 16:22:29 UTC+02:27 78 km 80%
KE  Mariakani, Kwale annular 4m 44s 16:22:59 UTC+02:27 110 km 92%
KE  Sawa Sawa, Kwale annular 5m 56s 16:22:01 UTC+02:27 46 km 71%
KE  Gazi, Kwale annular 5m 53s 16:22:07 UTC+02:27 50 km 77%
TZ  Sokoni, Zanzibar Central/South annular 2m 20s 16:18:49 UTC+02:27 163 km 74%
KE  Mombasa, Mombasa annular 5m 23s 16:22:50 UTC+02:27 83 km 68%
TZ  Wete, Pemba North annular 6m 5s 16:21:16 UTC+02:27 25 km 87%
TZ  Chake Chake, Pemba South annular 5m 56s 16:20:59 UTC+02:27 46 km 87%
KE  Kilifi, Kilifi annular 4m 22s 16:23:38 UTC+02:27 122 km 78%
KE  Takaungu, Kilifi annular 4m 34s 16:23:34 UTC+02:27 116 km 62%
KE  Malindi, Kilifi annular 2m 38s 16:24:29 UTC+02:27 156 km 69%