The annular solar eclipse of 09/01/2016

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General data

Day of week: Thursday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 03m06s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 100 km
Saros cycle: 135
Coverage: 97%
Magnitude: 0.9736
Gamma: -0.333

How will be the weather during the annular solar eclipse on 09/01/2016?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 09/01/2016?
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 Equatorial Guinea
worldmap Gabon
worldmap Republic of the Congo
worldmap Democratic Republic of the Congo
worldmap Tanzania
worldmap Mozambique
worldmap Madagascar
worldmap Réunion

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
GQ  San Antonio de Palé, Annobón Province annular 2m 46s 08:34:16 UTC+01:00 14 km 73%
GA  Fougamou, Ngouni annular 2m 13s 08:41:33 UTC+01:00 39 km 98%
GA  Mouila, Ngouni annular 2m 33s 08:42:58 UTC+01:00 28 km 98%
GA  Mounana, Haut-Ogooué annular 1m 45s 08:46:17 UTC+01:00 48 km 94%
GA  Moanda, Haut-Ogooué annular 2m 29s 08:46:31 UTC+01:00 31 km 95%
GA  Franceville, Haut-Ogooué annular 2m 33s 08:47:19 UTC+01:00 29 km 92%
CG  Djambala, Plateaux annular 1m 16s 08:50:35 UTC+01:00 53 km 69%
CG  Gamboma, Plateaux annular 2m 10s 08:52:07 UTC+01:00 39 km 77%
CD  Bolobo, Bandundu annular 2m 50s 08:53:12 UTC+01:00 15 km 55%
CD  Nioki, Bandundu annular 2m 50s 08:57:01 UTC+01:00 17 km 85%
CD  Kongolo, Katanga annular 2m 57s 10:24:43 UTC+02:00 13 km 58%
CD  Kalemie, Katanga annular 2m 45s 10:32:04 UTC+02:00 23 km 24%
TZ  Karema, Katavi annular 3m 1s 11:37:17 UTC+03:00 9 km 13%
TZ  Namanyere, Rukwa annular 52s 11:40:21 UTC+03:00 50 km 30%
TZ  Usevia, Katavi annular 3m 4s 11:40:11 UTC+03:00 1 km 10%
TZ  Chala, Rukwa annular 1m 25s 11:41:07 UTC+03:00 46 km 16%
TZ  Igurusi, Mbeya annular 1m 56s 11:51:21 UTC+03:00 40 km 31%
TZ  Matamba, Njombe annular 1m 15s 11:51:58 UTC+03:00 46 km 41%
TZ  Chimala, Mbeya annular 2m 26s 11:51:55 UTC+03:00 31 km 17%
TZ  Rujewa, Mbeya annular 3m 4s 11:52:45 UTC+03:00 3 km 5%
TZ  Ilembula, Njombe annular 3m 4s 11:53:44 UTC+03:00 6 km 11%
TZ  Njombe, Njombe annular 2m 4s 11:55:05 UTC+03:00 38 km 50%
TZ  Mtwango, Njombe annular 3m 4s 11:54:37 UTC+03:00 5 km 27%
TZ  Makumbako, Njombe annular 2m 59s 11:54:25 UTC+03:00 13 km 17%
TZ  Malangali, Iringa annular 1m 47s 11:53:58 UTC+03:00 41 km 12%
TZ  Makungu, Iringa annular 52s 11:55:37 UTC+03:00 48 km 76%
TZ  Masuguru, Mtwara annular 2m 34s 12:10:06 UTC+03:00 28 km 34%
TZ  Nangomba, Mtwara annular 2m 47s 12:09:31 UTC+03:00 21 km 38%
MG  Mahajanga, Boeny annular 2m 22s 12:40:36 UTC+03:00 32 km 18%
MG  Marovoay, Boeny annular 2m 56s 12:42:05 UTC+03:00 15 km 24%
MG  Ambato Boeny, Boeny annular 2m 56s 12:42:48 UTC+03:00 14 km 16%
MG  Tsaratanana, Betsiboka annular 3m 0s 12:45:47 UTC+03:00 10 km 53%
MG  Amparafaravola, Alaotra Mangoro annular 2m 26s 12:48:23 UTC+03:00 31 km 78%
MG  Ambatondrazaka, Alaotra Mangoro annular 1m 43s 12:49:13 UTC+03:00 43 km 79%
MG  Bemaitso, Alaotra Mangoro annular 2m 17s 12:48:25 UTC+03:00 34 km 85%
MG  Andilamena, Alaotra Mangoro annular 1m 38s 12:48:32 UTC+03:00 43 km 82%
MG  Sahatavy, Analanjirofo annular 2m 36s 12:50:14 UTC+03:00 27 km 85%
MG  Vohibinany, Atsinanana annular 2m 2s 12:50:11 UTC+03:00 38 km 85%
MG  Vavatenina, Analanjirofo annular 2m 8s 12:50:47 UTC+03:00 37 km 81%
MG  Toamasina, Atsinanana annular 2m 54s 12:52:11 UTC+03:00 15 km 61%
MG  Mahavelona, Atsinanana annular 2m 17s 12:51:51 UTC+03:00 34 km 62%
RE  Saint-Paul, Réunion annular 2m 10s 14:09:15 UTC+04:00 37 km 66%
RE  Saint-Leu, Réunion annular 2m 43s 14:09:26 UTC+04:00 23 km 38%
RE  Le Port, Réunion annular 1m 38s 14:09:13 UTC+04:00 45 km 56%
RE  Trois-Bassins, Réunion annular 2m 29s 14:09:24 UTC+04:00 30 km 63%
RE  Piton Saint-Leu, Réunion annular 2m 48s 14:09:32 UTC+04:00 19 km 38%
RE  La Possession, Réunion annular 1m 20s 14:09:19 UTC+04:00 48 km 56%
RE  Les Avirons, Réunion annular 2m 49s 14:09:36 UTC+04:00 19 km 38%
RE  Saint-Louis, Réunion annular 2m 50s 14:09:48 UTC+04:00 18 km 28%
RE  L'Entre-Deux, Réunion annular 2m 38s 14:09:53 UTC+04:00 26 km 43%
RE  Cilaos, Réunion annular 2m 15s 14:09:48 UTC+04:00 36 km 54%
RE  Saint-Pierre, Réunion annular 2m 51s 14:10:00 UTC+04:00 17 km 35%
RE  Le Tampon, Réunion annular 2m 41s 14:10:02 UTC+04:00 24 km 35%
RE  Salazie, Réunion annular 1m 12s 14:09:51 UTC+04:00 50 km 64%
RE  Petite-Île, Réunion annular 2m 47s 14:10:12 UTC+04:00 20 km 39%
RE  Saint-Joseph, Réunion annular 2m 47s 14:10:20 UTC+04:00 20 km 39%
RE  Saint-Philippe, Réunion annular 2m 30s 14:10:38 UTC+04:00 30 km 47%
RE  Sainte-Rose, Réunion annular 34s 14:10:30 UTC+04:00 53 km 58%