The annular solar eclipse of 04/08/1959

General data

Day of week: Wednesday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 07m26s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 247 km
Saros cycle: 138
Coverage: 94%
Magnitude: 0.9401
Gamma: -0.4546

Wo kann man die Sonnenfinsternis vom 04/08/1959 sehen?

Die Sonnenfinsternis am 04/08/1959 kann man in 33 Ländern als partielle Sonnenfinsternis beobachten.
Der Finsternispfad verläuft durch 6 Länder. Nur in diesen Ländern ist sie als annular Sonnenfinsternis zu sehen.

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis annular zu sehen

worldmap Tokelau
worldmap American Samoa
worldmap Australia
worldmap Papua New Guinea
worldmap Solomon Islands
worldmap Tuvalu

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis partiell zu sehen

How will be the weather during the annular solar eclipse on 04/08/1959?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 04/08/1959?
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 Tokelau
worldmap American Samoa
worldmap Australia
worldmap Papua New Guinea
worldmap Solomon Islands
worldmap Tuvalu

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
TK  Atafu Village, Atafu annular 1m 40s 18:09:11 UTC-11:00 141 km 79%
TK  Nukunonu, Nukunonu annular 4m 35s 18:08:48 UTC-11:00 76 km 77%
TK  Fale old settlement, Fakaofo annular 4m 50s 18:08:47 UTC-11:00 62 km 71%
AS  Taulaga, Swains Island annular 3m 12s 18:07:21 UTC-11:00 121 km 63%
AU  Mindarie, Western Australia annular 6m 24s 10:12:42 UTC+08:00 23 km 43%
AU  Mandurah, Western Australia annular 5m 44s 10:12:24 UTC+08:00 59 km 48%
AU  Clarkson, Western Australia annular 6m 24s 10:12:44 UTC+08:00 23 km 43%
AU  Rockingham, Western Australia annular 6m 15s 10:12:31 UTC+08:00 35 km 49%
AU  Mullaloo, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:43 UTC+08:00 13 km 43%
AU  Kinross, Western Australia annular 6m 27s 10:12:45 UTC+08:00 19 km 43%
AU  Safety Bay, Western Australia annular 6m 12s 10:12:32 UTC+08:00 38 km 49%
AU  Currambine, Western Australia annular 6m 27s 10:12:46 UTC+08:00 17 km 43%
AU  Secret Harbour, Western Australia annular 6m 0s 10:12:31 UTC+08:00 49 km 48%
AU  Heathridge, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:46 UTC+08:00 14 km 49%
AU  City Beach, Western Australia annular 6m 31s 10:12:43 UTC+08:00 3 km 44%
AU  Cottesloe, Western Australia annular 6m 30s 10:12:41 UTC+08:00 10 km 46%
AU  East Fremantle, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:41 UTC+08:00 13 km 46%
AU  Carramar, Western Australia annular 6m 26s 10:12:50 UTC+08:00 20 km 48%
AU  Wembley Downs, Western Australia annular 6m 31s 10:12:44 UTC+08:00 1 km 44%
AU  Spearwood, Western Australia annular 6m 26s 10:12:40 UTC+08:00 20 km 51%
AU  Claremont, Western Australia annular 6m 30s 10:12:44 UTC+08:00 8 km 46%
AU  Bicton, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:43 UTC+08:00 13 km 46%
AU  Palmyra, Western Australia annular 6m 28s 10:12:43 UTC+08:00 15 km 46%
AU  Wanneroo, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:51 UTC+08:00 13 km 49%
AU  Attadale, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:45 UTC+08:00 14 km 46%
AU  Beeliar, Western Australia annular 6m 23s 10:12:43 UTC+08:00 24 km 51%
AU  Yangebup, Western Australia annular 6m 24s 10:12:44 UTC+08:00 24 km 51%
AU  Bibra Lake, Western Australia annular 6m 25s 10:12:45 UTC+08:00 21 km 51%
AU  Parmelia, Western Australia annular 6m 13s 10:12:42 UTC+08:00 37 km 50%
AU  Winthrop, Western Australia annular 6m 27s 10:12:47 UTC+08:00 18 km 51%
AU  Applecross, Western Australia annular 6m 28s 10:12:49 UTC+08:00 14 km 46%
AU  Tuart Hill, Western Australia annular 6m 31s 10:12:52 UTC+08:00 3 km 44%
AU  South Lake, Western Australia annular 6m 24s 10:12:47 UTC+08:00 24 km 51%
AU  Darch, Western Australia annular 6m 31s 10:12:55 UTC+08:00 5 km 49%
AU  Mount Pleasant, Western Australia annular 6m 27s 10:12:50 UTC+08:00 17 km 46%
AU  Perth, Western Australia annular 6m 30s 10:12:53 UTC+08:00 9 km 54%
AU  East Perth, Western Australia annular 6m 30s 10:12:54 UTC+08:00 10 km 54%
AU  Victoria Park, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:58 UTC+08:00 14 km 54%
AU  Rivervale, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:12:59 UTC+08:00 12 km 54%
AU  Belmont, Western Australia annular 6m 30s 10:13:01 UTC+08:00 11 km 50%
AU  Seville Grove, Western Australia annular 6m 17s 10:13:03 UTC+08:00 33 km 52%
AU  Armadale, Western Australia annular 6m 16s 10:13:06 UTC+08:00 35 km 52%
AU  Swan View, Western Australia annular 6m 30s 10:13:17 UTC+08:00 11 km 44%
AU  Northam, Western Australia annular 6m 29s 10:14:35 UTC+08:00 18 km 39%
SB  Honiara, Guadalcanal annular 5m 26s 15:40:14 UTC+11:00 77 km 76%
SB  Tulaghi, Central Province annular 3m 57s 15:41:05 UTC+11:00 110 km 82%
SB  Auki, Malaita annular 1m 3s 15:42:34 UTC+11:00 137 km 82%
SB  Taro’a, Choiseul annular 5m 22s 15:42:52 UTC+11:00 78 km 86%
SB  Kirakira, Makira annular 5m 37s 15:42:28 UTC+11:00 69 km 80%
TV  Savave Village, Nukufetau annular 2m 47s 17:05:17 UTC+12:00 126 km 68%
TV  Funafuti, Funafuti annular 4m 49s 17:05:24 UTC+12:00 75 km 69%