Annular solar eclipse of 08/27/-1249

Annular solar eclipse of 08/27/-1249
Day of week: Sunday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 04m50s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 225 km
Saros cycle: 44
Coverage: 95.5%
Magnitude: 0.9549
Gamma: -0.7012

How will be the weather during the annular solar eclipse on 08/27/-1249?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 08/27/-1249?
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 19 years (2000 - 2019).

Detailed country maps

worldmap Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
worldmap Namibia
worldmap South Africa

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
SH  Jamestown, Saint Helena annular - 08:31:41 UTC-00:16 51 km 88%
NA  Lüderitz, Karas annular - 11:23:37 UTC+01:30 39 km 24%
NA  Oranjemund, Karas annular - 11:30:01 UTC+01:30 9 km 39%
ZA  Springbok, Northern Cape annular - 11:35:12 UTC+01:30 19 km 27%
ZA  Vredendal, Western Cape annular - 11:39:53 UTC+01:30 76 km 49%
ZA  Calvinia, Northern Cape annular - 11:42:17 UTC+01:30 32 km 35%
ZA  Swellendam, Western Cape annular - 11:47:33 UTC+01:30 93 km 48%
ZA  Hardys Memories of Africa, Western Cape annular - 11:47:57 UTC+01:30 65 km 42%
ZA  Riversdale, Western Cape annular - 11:49:19 UTC+01:30 38 km 48%
ZA  Ladismith, Western Cape annular - 11:48:28 UTC+01:30 4 km 36%
ZA  Albertina, Western Cape annular - 11:50:07 UTC+01:30 21 km 47%
ZA  Prince Albert, Western Cape annular - 11:49:37 UTC+01:30 78 km 46%
ZA  Mossel Bay, Western Cape annular - 11:51:13 UTC+01:30 21 km 44%
ZA  Oudtshoorn, Western Cape annular - 11:50:30 UTC+01:30 65 km 40%
ZA  George, Western Cape annular - 11:51:33 UTC+01:30 59 km 47%
ZA  Knysna, Western Cape annular - 11:52:48 UTC+01:30 97 km 44%