The total solar eclipse of 11/03/1603

General data

Day of week: Monday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 01m31s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 83 km
Saros cycle: 117
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0193
Gamma: -0.6041

Wo kann man die Sonnenfinsternis vom 11/03/1603 sehen?

Die Sonnenfinsternis am 11/03/1603 kann man in 31 Ländern als partielle Sonnenfinsternis beobachten.
Der Finsternispfad verläuft durch 5 Länder. Nur in diesen Ländern ist sie als total Sonnenfinsternis zu sehen.

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis total zu sehen

worldmap Namibia
worldmap South Africa
worldmap Botswana
worldmap Lesotho
worldmap French Southern and Antarctic Lands

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis partiell zu sehen

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 11/03/1603?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 11/03/1603?
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 Namibia
worldmap South Africa
worldmap Botswana
worldmap Lesotho
worldmap French Southern and Antarctic Lands

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
ZA  Kuruman, Northern Cape total 21s 06:01:13 UTC+01:30 17 km 29%
ZA  Pampierstad, Northern Cape total 33s 06:01:41 UTC+01:30 22 km 34%
ZA  Jan Kempdorp, North-West total 29s 06:01:53 UTC+01:30 12 km 36%
ZA  Christiana, North-West total 34s 06:01:53 UTC+01:30 1 km 33%
ZA  Theunissen, Orange Free State total 33s 06:02:42 UTC+01:30 11 km 41%
ZA  Winburg, Orange Free State total 32s 06:02:53 UTC+01:30 12 km 39%
ZA  Marquard, Orange Free State total 31s 06:03:08 UTC+01:30 20 km 36%
ZA  Clocolan, Orange Free State total 37s 06:03:30 UTC+01:30 11 km 44%
LS  Teyateyaneng, Berea total 20s 06:03:52 UTC+01:30 28 km 45%
LS  Maputsoe, Leribe total 35s 06:03:31 UTC+01:30 19 km 45%
LS  Leribe, Leribe total 27s 06:03:31 UTC+01:30 18 km 46%
LS  Thaba-Tseka, Thaba-Tseka total 15s 06:04:32 UTC+01:30 34 km 40%
LS  Mokhotlong, Mokhotlong total 29s 06:04:17 UTC+01:30 18 km 38%
ZA  Richmond, KwaZulu-Natal total 39s 06:05:22 UTC+01:30 26 km 57%
ZA  Scottburgh, KwaZulu-Natal total 39s 06:06:05 UTC+01:30 11 km 63%
ZA  Umkomaas, KwaZulu-Natal total 42s 06:05:59 UTC+01:30 1 km 64%
TF  Port-aux-Français, Kerguelen total 1m 23s 05:43:17 UTC+00:00 21 km 84%