The annular solar eclipse of 12/12/2262

General data

Day of week: Friday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 00m56s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 32 km
Saros cycle: 146
Coverage: 99%
Magnitude: 0.991
Gamma: -0.0461

How will be the weather during the annular solar eclipse on 12/12/2262?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 12/12/2262?
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 Angola
worldmap Namibia
worldmap South Africa
worldmap Botswana
worldmap Zimbabwe
worldmap Mozambique

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
AO  Lobito, Benguela Province annular 1m 11s 08:59:05 UTC+01:00 1 km 76%
AO  Catumbela, Benguela Province annular 1m 9s 08:59:11 UTC+01:00 6 km 76%
BW  Francistown, North-East annular 37s 10:38:32 UTC+02:00 14 km 78%