The total solar eclipse of 05/20/1947

General data

Day of week: Tuesday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 05m13s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 196 km
Saros cycle: 127
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0557
Gamma: -0.3528

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 05/20/1947?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 05/20/1947?
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

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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
CL  San Antonio, Valparaíso total 1m 56s 07:09:53 UTC-05:00 40 km 72%
CL  Melipilla, Santiago Metropolitan total 2m 21s 07:10:02 UTC-05:00 14 km 79%
CL  San Vicente de Tagua Tagua, O'Higgins total 37s 07:10:15 UTC-05:00 66 km 76%
CL  Talagante, Santiago Metropolitan total 2m 24s 07:10:06 UTC-05:00 4 km 74%
CL  Peñaflor, Santiago Metropolitan total 2m 23s 07:10:07 UTC-05:00 7 km 72%
CL  Lampa, Santiago Metropolitan total 1m 59s 07:10:03 UTC-05:00 39 km 68%
CL  Rancagua, O'Higgins total 1m 29s 07:10:17 UTC-05:00 54 km 77%
CL  Buin, Santiago Metropolitan total 2m 23s 07:10:11 UTC-05:00 11 km 76%
CL  Paine, Santiago Metropolitan total 2m 19s 07:10:12 UTC-05:00 18 km 76%
CL  Graneros, O'Higgins total 1m 49s 07:10:16 UTC-05:00 45 km 77%
CL  Machalí, O'Higgins total 1m 13s 07:10:19 UTC-05:00 59 km 75%
CL  Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan total 2m 23s 07:10:09 UTC-05:00 12 km 75%
CL  Puente Alto, Santiago Metropolitan total 2m 24s 07:10:12 UTC-05:00 6 km 75%
AR  Mendoza, Mendoza Province total 2m 26s 09:10:40 UTC-03:00 13 km 80%
AR  San Martín, Mendoza Province total 1m 48s 09:10:50 UTC-03:00 48 km 80%
AR  Cruz del Eje, Cordoba Province total 2m 37s 09:12:09 UTC-03:00 7 km 65%
AR  La Falda, Cordoba Province total 2m 8s 09:12:20 UTC-03:00 43 km 59%
AR  Cosquín, Cordoba Province total 1m 31s 09:12:22 UTC-03:00 59 km 56%
AR  Deán Funes, Cordoba Province total 2m 36s 09:12:22 UTC-03:00 15 km 65%
AR  Río Ceballos, Cordoba Province total 1m 33s 09:12:26 UTC-03:00 58 km 62%
AR  Jesús María, Cordoba Province total 1m 51s 09:12:32 UTC-03:00 52 km 67%
AR  Villa Ocampo, Santa Fe Province total 1m 47s 09:15:23 UTC-03:00 58 km 66%
AR  Resistencia, Chaco Province total 2m 49s 09:15:46 UTC-03:00 18 km 66%
AR  San Lorenzo, Corrientes Province total 1m 53s 09:15:50 UTC-03:00 57 km 68%
AR  San Luis del Palmar, Corrientes Province total 2m 54s 09:16:04 UTC-03:00 10 km 66%
PY  Pilar, Ñeembucú total 2m 36s 08:16:21 UTC-04:00 35 km 59%
PY  San Juan Bautista, Misiones total 2m 58s 08:17:15 UTC-04:00 9 km 62%
PY  Coronel Oviedo, Caaguazú total 1m 39s 08:18:06 UTC-04:00 64 km 62%
PY  Villarrica, Guairá total 2m 41s 08:18:01 UTC-04:00 36 km 62%
PY  Caazapá, Caazapá total 3m 1s 08:17:58 UTC-04:00 9 km 66%
PY  Caaguazú, Caaguazú total 2m 37s 08:18:26 UTC-04:00 39 km 64%
PY  San Juan Nepomuceno, Caazapá total 2m 55s 08:18:19 UTC-04:00 23 km 64%
PY  Colonia General Alfredo Stroessner, Caaguazú total 2m 51s 08:18:44 UTC-04:00 29 km 68%
PY  Doctor Juan León Mallorquín, Alto Paraná total 3m 6s 08:19:05 UTC-04:00 1 km 67%
PY  Santa Rita, Alto Paraná total 2m 30s 08:19:09 UTC-04:00 45 km 61%
PY  Nueva Esperanza, Canindeyú total 2m 1s 08:19:42 UTC-04:00 59 km 68%
PY  Ciudad del Este, Alto Paraná total 2m 29s 08:19:37 UTC-04:00 46 km 62%
BR  Foz do Iguaçu, Paraná total 2m 20s 09:19:38 UTC-03:00 51 km 62%
AR  Puerto Iguazú, Misiones Province total 2m 6s 09:19:38 UTC-03:00 57 km 61%
PY  Salto del Guairá, Canindeyú total 1m 32s 08:20:21 UTC-04:00 68 km 70%
BR  Cascavel, Paraná total 1m 50s 09:20:50 UTC-03:00 63 km 73%
BR  Maringá, Paraná total 3m 13s 09:22:51 UTC-03:00 16 km 65%
BR  Londrina, Paraná total 2m 30s 09:23:41 UTC-03:00 52 km 64%
BR  Marília, São Paulo total 3m 10s 09:25:29 UTC-03:00 29 km 62%
BR  São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo total 2m 21s 09:26:51 UTC-03:00 59 km 62%
BR  Uberaba, Minas Gerais total 2m 20s 09:29:12 UTC-03:00 61 km 58%
BR  Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo total 1m 38s 09:28:29 UTC-03:00 72 km 65%
BR  Franca, São Paulo total 3m 3s 09:29:21 UTC-03:00 42 km 51%
BR  Montes Claros, Minas Gerais total 2m 54s 09:36:50 UTC-03:00 55 km 49%
BR  Vitória da Conquista, Bahia total 4m 2s 09:43:10 UTC-03:00 8 km 66%
BR  Salvador, Bahia total 4m 13s 09:49:05 UTC-03:00 7 km 64%
BR  Aracaju, Sergipe total 1m 58s 09:54:05 UTC-03:00 79 km 86%
LR  Cestos City, River Cess total 4m 26s 13:42:33 UTC-00:44 42 km 87%
LR  Greenville, Sinoe total 4m 48s 13:43:31 UTC-00:44 19 km 95%
LR  Barclayville, Grand Kru total 3m 8s 13:45:17 UTC-00:44 75 km 97%
LR  Zwedru, Grand Gedeh total 3m 3s 13:46:56 UTC-00:44 75 km 93%
LR  Fish Town, River Gee total 4m 40s 13:46:45 UTC-00:44 25 km 90%
CI  Soubré, Bas-Sassandra total 4m 42s 14:35:03 UTC+00:00 15 km 83%
CI  Gagnoa, Gôh-Djiboua total 4m 13s 14:36:59 UTC+00:00 43 km 91%
CI  Sinfra, Zanzan total 22s 14:37:31 UTC+00:00 96 km 95%
CI  Oumé, Gôh-Djiboua total 3m 33s 14:38:31 UTC+00:00 62 km 96%
CI  Divo, Gôh-Djiboua total 4m 40s 14:38:11 UTC+00:00 1 km 95%
CI  Dimbokro, Lacs total 2m 20s 14:40:27 UTC+00:00 82 km 88%
CI  Dabou, Lagunes total 3m 15s 14:40:08 UTC+00:00 68 km 80%
CI  Agboville, Lagunes total 4m 36s 14:41:02 UTC+00:00 3 km 92%
CI  Anyama, Abidjan total 3m 50s 14:41:03 UTC+00:00 53 km 94%
CI  Abidjan, Abidjan total 2m 55s 14:41:00 UTC+00:00 74 km 94%
CI  Adzopé, Lagunes total 4m 32s 14:42:00 UTC+00:00 13 km 92%
CI  Grand-Bassam, Comoé total 1m 50s 14:41:34 UTC+00:00 87 km 93%
CI  Abengourou, Comoé total 2m 31s 14:43:20 UTC+00:00 79 km 93%
GH  Obuasi, Ashanti total 4m 25s 14:47:07 UTC+00:00 8 km 85%
GH  Kumasi, Ashanti total 3m 20s 14:47:32 UTC+00:00 61 km 92%
GH  Akim Oda, Eastern total 4m 13s 14:48:24 UTC+00:00 26 km 96%
GH  Nkawkaw, Eastern total 3m 52s 14:49:18 UTC+00:00 43 km 94%
GH  Swedru, Central total 2m 53s 14:48:45 UTC+00:00 70 km 97%
GH  Winneba, Central total 57s 14:48:48 UTC+00:00 91 km 92%
GH  Suhum, Eastern total 4m 17s 14:49:39 UTC+00:00 15 km 94%
GH  Kasoa, Central total 2m 48s 14:49:22 UTC+00:00 71 km 92%
GH  Achiaman, Greater Accra total 3m 34s 14:49:40 UTC+00:00 53 km 96%
GH  Koforidua, Eastern total 4m 19s 14:50:05 UTC+00:00 9 km 96%
GH  Accra, Greater Accra total 2m 54s 14:49:52 UTC+00:00 69 km 94%
GH  Tema, Greater Accra total 3m 25s 14:50:19 UTC+00:00 56 km 95%
GH  Ho, Volta total 3m 40s 14:51:57 UTC+00:00 47 km 88%
TG  Kpalimé, Plateaux total 2m 4s 14:52:28 UTC+00:00 80 km 93%
TG  Notsé, Plateaux total 1m 24s 14:53:35 UTC+00:00 86 km 97%
TG  Lomé, Maritime total 4m 13s 14:53:11 UTC+00:00 4 km 96%
TG  Tsévié, Maritime total 4m 1s 14:53:22 UTC+00:00 28 km 98%
TG  Tabligbo, Maritime total 3m 37s 14:54:02 UTC+00:00 46 km 98%
TG  Vogan, Maritime total 4m 7s 14:53:57 UTC+00:00 18 km 91%
TG  Aného, Maritime total 4m 11s 14:54:01 UTC+00:00 7 km 94%
BJ  Aplahoué, Kouffo total 1m 26s 15:54:36 UTC+01:00 86 km 98%
BJ  Lokossa, Mono total 3m 25s 15:54:30 UTC+01:00 53 km 98%
BJ  Dogbo, Kouffo total 2m 30s 15:54:44 UTC+01:00 73 km 96%
BJ  Grand-Popo, Mono total 4m 8s 15:54:30 UTC+01:00 13 km 91%
BJ  Comé, Mono total 3m 59s 15:54:42 UTC+01:00 28 km 92%
BJ  Ouidah, Atlantique total 4m 1s 15:55:04 UTC+01:00 23 km 93%
BJ  Allada, Atlantique total 3m 14s 15:55:23 UTC+01:00 57 km 97%
BJ  Hévié, Atlantique total 3m 55s 15:55:26 UTC+01:00 30 km 94%
BJ  Abomey-Calavi, Atlantique total 3m 51s 15:55:39 UTC+01:00 34 km 95%
BJ  Cotonou, Littoral total 3m 59s 15:55:44 UTC+01:00 25 km 95%
BJ  Porto-Novo, Ouémé total 3m 42s 15:56:10 UTC+01:00 40 km 95%
BJ  Sakété, Plateau total 2m 46s 15:56:24 UTC+01:00 67 km 98%
NG  Ikeja, Lagos total 3m 13s 15:57:37 UTC+01:00 55 km 98%
NG  Lagos, Lagos total 3m 39s 15:57:39 UTC+01:00 40 km 95%
NG  Ebute Ikorodu, Lagos total 3m 9s 15:57:54 UTC+01:00 57 km 92%
NG  Benin City, Edo total 3m 22s 16:01:37 UTC+01:00 45 km 98%
NG  Warri, Delta total 3m 22s 16:01:26 UTC+01:00 45 km 88%
NG  Onitsha, Anambra total 3m 29s 16:03:30 UTC+01:00 37 km 93%
NG  Owerri, Imo total 3m 31s 16:03:36 UTC+01:00 34 km 95%
NG  Aba, Abia total 2m 12s 16:03:59 UTC+01:00 71 km 92%
NG  Umuahia, Abia total 3m 39s 16:04:23 UTC+01:00 23 km 92%
NG  Enugu, Enugu total 1m 40s 16:04:47 UTC+01:00 78 km 93%
NG  Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom total 2m 48s 16:04:35 UTC+01:00 58 km 95%
NG  Uyo, Akwa Ibom total 2m 15s 16:04:52 UTC+01:00 70 km 97%
NG  Calabar, Cross River total 1m 56s 16:05:28 UTC+01:00 74 km 95%
CM  Loum, Littoral total 1m 27s 16:07:31 UTC+01:00 78 km 92%
CM  Nkongsamba, Littoral total 2m 58s 16:07:55 UTC+01:00 49 km 91%
CM  Bali, North-West total 2m 46s 16:08:24 UTC+01:00 55 km 85%
CM  Dschang, West total 3m 36s 16:08:17 UTC+01:00 7 km 91%
CM  Bamenda, North-West total 2m 19s 16:08:37 UTC+01:00 65 km 78%
CM  Bafang, West total 3m 29s 16:08:21 UTC+01:00 22 km 93%
CM  Mbouda, West total 3m 22s 16:08:39 UTC+01:00 30 km 88%
CM  Bafoussam, West total 3m 31s 16:08:49 UTC+01:00 17 km 87%
CM  Bangangté, West total 3m 30s 16:08:51 UTC+01:00 18 km 83%
CM  Foumbot, West total 3m 26s 16:09:09 UTC+01:00 24 km 77%
CM  Foumban, West total 2m 46s 16:09:36 UTC+01:00 53 km 70%
CM  Bafia, Centre total 2m 55s 16:09:41 UTC+01:00 48 km 80%
CM  Bertoua, East total 3m 19s 16:12:50 UTC+01:00 17 km 87%
CF  Gamboula, Mambéré-Kadéï total 3m 0s 16:14:24 UTC+01:00 34 km 76%
CF  Berbérati, Mambéré-Kadéï total 3m 15s 16:15:11 UTC+01:00 2 km 81%
CF  Carnot, Mambéré-Kadéï total 1m 20s 16:15:30 UTC+01:00 74 km 72%
CF  Nola, Sangha-Mbaéré total 1m 6s 16:15:13 UTC+01:00 76 km 67%
CF  Boda, Lobaye total 2m 34s 16:16:59 UTC+01:00 46 km 74%
CF  Mbaïki, Lobaye total 3m 6s 16:17:21 UTC+01:00 11 km 84%
CF  Bimbo, Ombella-M'Poko total 1m 48s 16:17:53 UTC+01:00 65 km 69%
CF  Mongoumba, Lobaye total 3m 6s 16:17:52 UTC+01:00 3 km 81%
CD  Libenge, Équateur total 3m 5s 16:17:54 UTC+01:00 5 km 71%
CD  Gemena, Équateur total 3m 1s 16:18:49 UTC+01:00 6 km 82%
CD  Businga, Équateur total 2m 39s 16:19:48 UTC+01:00 35 km 76%
CD  Lisala, Équateur total 48s 16:19:56 UTC+01:00 74 km 61%
CD  Bumba, Équateur total 2m 25s 16:20:41 UTC+01:00 41 km 64%
CD  Aketi, Orientale total 1m 48s 17:21:47 UTC+02:00 58 km 61%
CD  Butembo, Nord Kivu total 2m 14s 17:24:00 UTC+02:00 35 km 68%
CD  Beni, Nord Kivu total 2m 32s 17:24:12 UTC+02:00 8 km 68%
UG  Margherita, Western Region total 2m 28s 17:24:21 UTC+02:00 15 km 93%
UG  Kilembe, Western Region total 2m 31s 18:09:20 UTC+02:45 4 km 69%
UG  Bundibugyo, Western Region total 1m 43s 18:09:31 UTC+02:45 52 km 80%
UG  Kasese, Western Region total 2m 31s 18:09:21 UTC+02:45 3 km 53%
UG  Fort Portal, Western Region total 1m 37s 18:09:35 UTC+02:45 55 km 71%
UG  Kamwenge, Western Region total 2m 28s 18:09:30 UTC+02:45 11 km 61%
UG  Kyenjojo, Western Region total 1m 6s 18:09:42 UTC+02:45 64 km 64%
UG  Mbarara, Western Region total 56s 18:09:18 UTC+02:45 66 km 65%
UG  Lyantonde, Central Region total 2m 18s 18:09:33 UTC+02:45 26 km 68%
UG  Byakabanda, Central Region total 1m 37s 18:09:32 UTC+02:45 53 km 62%
UG  Kyotera, Central Region total 2m 7s 18:09:36 UTC+02:45 36 km 66%
UG  Masaka, Central Region total 2m 27s 18:09:47 UTC+02:45 2 km 67%
UG  Entebbe, Central Region total 20s 18:10:08 UTC+02:45 69 km 57%
TZ  Mugango, Mara total 21s 18:09:53 UTC+02:45 68 km 60%
TZ  Musoma, Mara total 1m 47s 18:09:58 UTC+02:45 46 km 48%
TZ  Butiama, Mara total 31s 18:09:55 UTC+02:45 67 km 40%
TZ  Tarime, Mara total 2m 19s 18:10:10 UTC+02:45 9 km 47%
KE  Migori, Migori total 2m 10s 18:10:17 UTC+02:45 25 km 45%
TZ  Sirari, Mara total 2m 20s 18:10:13 UTC+02:45 5 km 60%
KE  Kihancha, Migori total 2m 15s 18:10:16 UTC+02:45 18 km 41%
TZ  Mugumu, Mara total 1m 38s 18:10:03 UTC+02:45 49 km 44%
KE  Magadi, Kajiado total 2m 16s 18:10:20 UTC+02:45 6 km 49%
TZ  Longido, Arusha total 28s 18:10:05 UTC+02:45 66 km 66%
KE  Kajiado, Kajiado total 2m 2s 18:10:25 UTC+02:45 29 km 63%
TZ  Namanga, Arusha total 1m 43s 18:10:10 UTC+02:45 44 km 64%
KE  Namanga, Kajiado total 1m 45s 18:10:10 UTC+02:45 43 km 68%