The annular solar eclipse of 08/31/1970

General data

Day of week: Monday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 06m47s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 258 km
Saros cycle: 144
Coverage: 94%
Magnitude: 0.94
Gamma: -0.5364

Wo kann man die Sonnenfinsternis vom 08/31/1970 sehen?

Die Sonnenfinsternis am 08/31/1970 kann man in 27 Ländern als partielle Sonnenfinsternis beobachten.
Der Finsternispfad verläuft durch 5 Länder. Nur in diesen Ländern ist sie als annular Sonnenfinsternis zu sehen.

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis annular zu sehen

worldmap Samoa
worldmap American Samoa
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 08/31/1970?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 08/31/1970?
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 Samoa
worldmap American Samoa
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
WS  Leulumoega, A'ana annular 36s 10:21:28 UTC-11:00 141 km 70%
WS  Apia, Tuamasaga annular 2m 52s 10:21:55 UTC-11:00 128 km 72%
WS  Lufilufi, Atua annular 3m 37s 10:22:23 UTC-11:00 119 km 87%
WS  Samamea, Va‘a-o-Fonoti annular 3m 36s 10:22:41 UTC-11:00 119 km 80%
AS  Tāfuna, Western District annular 5m 5s 10:25:27 UTC-11:00 92 km 70%
AS  Pago Pago, Eastern District annular 5m 19s 10:25:21 UTC-11:00 86 km 70%
AS  Ta`ū, Manu'a annular 6m 46s 10:27:53 UTC-11:00 6 km 73%
PG  Kimbe, West New Britain annular 2m 52s 06:16:06 UTC+10:00 132 km 74%
PG  Rabaul, East New Britain annular 5m 23s 06:15:17 UTC+10:00 9 km 65%
PG  Kokopo, East New Britain annular 5m 19s 06:15:29 UTC+10:00 27 km 76%
TV  Toga Village, Nanumanga annular 5m 50s 08:41:57 UTC+12:00 57 km 60%
TV  Tanrake Village, Nui annular 3m 26s 08:45:08 UTC+12:00 128 km 67%
TV  Kulia Village, Niutao annular 6m 20s 08:43:19 UTC+12:00 2 km 65%
TV  Asau Village, Vaitupu annular 5m 5s 08:48:19 UTC+12:00 92 km 57%