The total solar eclipse of 08/31/1551

General data

Day of week: Friday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 02m52s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 391 km
Saros cycle: 137
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.046
Gamma: 0.9185

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 08/31/1551?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 08/31/1551?
The following maps show the average cloud coverage for the day of the total 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 Russia
worldmap Greenland
worldmap Svalbard and Jan Mayen
worldmap Norway
worldmap Sweden
worldmap Finland
worldmap Kazakhstan

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
NO  Tromsø, Troms total 2m 31s 13:39:37 UTC+01:00 88 km 84%
SE  Kiruna, Norrbotten total 1m 30s 13:42:37 UTC+01:00 159 km 79%
SE  Kalix, Norrbotten total 17s 13:47:11 UTC+01:00 187 km 78%
NO  Alta, Finnmark Fylke total 2m 36s 13:41:37 UTC+01:00 73 km 83%
FI  Ylitornio, Lapland total 1m 59s 14:26:41 UTC+01:39 140 km 71%
NO  Hammerfest, Finnmark Fylke total 2m 7s 13:40:54 UTC+01:00 124 km 84%
FI  Tornio, Lapland total 1m 45s 14:27:38 UTC+01:39 152 km 77%
FI  Keminmaa, Lapland total 1m 58s 14:27:57 UTC+01:39 140 km 74%
FI  Kemi, Lapland total 1m 54s 14:28:03 UTC+01:39 144 km 73%
FI  Kittilä, Lapland total 2m 51s 14:25:29 UTC+01:39 10 km 79%
FI  Haukipudas, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 46s 14:29:22 UTC+01:39 152 km 66%
FI  Ii, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 57s 14:29:10 UTC+01:39 142 km 68%
FI  Oulunsalo, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 26s 14:29:46 UTC+01:39 167 km 72%
FI  Liminka, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 11s 14:29:57 UTC+01:39 174 km 71%
FI  Oulu, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 37s 14:29:41 UTC+01:39 160 km 69%
FI  Kempele, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 29s 14:29:51 UTC+01:39 164 km 72%
FI  Tyrnävä, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 22s 14:30:10 UTC+01:39 168 km 74%
FI  Rovaniemi, Lapland total 2m 46s 14:27:39 UTC+01:39 54 km 73%
FI  Kiiminki, Northern Ostrobothnia total 2m 1s 14:29:43 UTC+01:39 139 km 72%
FI  Muhos, Northern Ostrobothnia total 1m 45s 14:30:19 UTC+01:39 153 km 74%
FI  Sodankylä, Lapland total 2m 47s 14:26:49 UTC+01:39 38 km 80%
FI  Pudasjärvi, Northern Ostrobothnia total 2m 38s 14:30:01 UTC+01:39 81 km 79%
FI  Inari, Lapland total 1m 58s 14:24:53 UTC+01:39 139 km 77%
FI  Pyhäjärvi, Lapland total 2m 47s 14:27:40 UTC+01:39 38 km 77%
FI  Kemijärvi, Lapland total 2m 50s 14:28:23 UTC+01:39 21 km 76%
FI  Kajaani, Kainuu total 2m 12s 14:32:17 UTC+01:39 126 km 75%
FI  Nilsiä, Northern Savo total 58s 14:34:06 UTC+01:39 182 km 75%
FI  Vuokatti, Kainuu total 2m 23s 14:32:45 UTC+01:39 110 km 73%
FI  Juankoski, Northern Savo total 1m 0s 14:34:30 UTC+01:39 181 km 72%
FI  Sotkamo, Kainuu total 2m 26s 14:32:51 UTC+01:39 106 km 73%
FI  Suomussalmi, Kainuu total 2m 49s 14:31:58 UTC+01:39 37 km 77%
FI  Outokumpu, North Karelia total 1m 6s 14:35:27 UTC+01:39 179 km 75%
FI  Nurmes, North Karelia total 2m 18s 14:34:14 UTC+01:39 118 km 74%
FI  Kuusamo, Northern Ostrobothnia total 2m 46s 14:30:27 UTC+01:39 44 km 71%
FI  Juuka, North Karelia total 2m 6s 14:34:48 UTC+01:39 134 km 78%
FI  Liperi, North Karelia total 1m 7s 14:35:59 UTC+01:39 179 km 77%
FI  Kuhmo, Kainuu total 2m 43s 14:33:31 UTC+01:39 63 km 73%
FI  Joensuu, North Karelia total 1m 41s 14:36:08 UTC+01:39 158 km 79%
FI  Kontiolahti, North Karelia total 1m 57s 14:35:55 UTC+01:39 144 km 75%
FI  Pyhäselkä, North Karelia total 1m 36s 14:36:32 UTC+01:39 162 km 76%
FI  Lieksa, North Karelia total 2m 30s 14:35:08 UTC+01:39 99 km 77%
FI  Kitee, North Karelia total 1m 9s 14:37:11 UTC+01:39 179 km 76%
FI  Eno, North Karelia total 2m 11s 14:36:02 UTC+01:39 129 km 79%
FI  Ilomantsi, North Karelia total 2m 25s 14:36:44 UTC+01:39 107 km 81%
RU  Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia total 2m 48s 15:30:40 UTC+02:30 33 km 83%
RU  Cherepovets, Vologda total 2m 33s 15:37:14 UTC+02:30 84 km 82%
RU  Rybinsk, Jaroslavl total 2m 8s 15:39:40 UTC+02:30 132 km 87%
RU  Yaroslavl, Jaroslavl total 2m 13s 15:40:56 UTC+02:30 123 km 89%
RU  Vologda, Vologda total 2m 46s 15:38:05 UTC+02:30 4 km 88%
RU  Kostroma, Kostroma total 2m 36s 15:41:13 UTC+02:30 70 km 91%
RU  Ivanovo, Ivanovo total 2m 7s 15:42:38 UTC+02:30 131 km 92%
RU  Kovrov, Vladimir total 1m 29s 15:43:58 UTC+02:30 171 km 93%
RU  Kineshma, Ivanovo total 2m 40s 15:42:23 UTC+02:30 50 km 94%
RU  Dzerzhinsk, Nizjnij Novgorod total 2m 24s 15:45:10 UTC+02:30 96 km 82%
RU  Arzamas, Nizjnij Novgorod total 1m 46s 15:46:53 UTC+02:30 155 km 73%
RU  Nizhniy Novgorod, Nizjnij Novgorod total 2m 33s 15:45:15 UTC+02:30 67 km 75%
RU  Kstovo, Nizjnij Novgorod total 2m 31s 15:45:40 UTC+02:30 75 km 72%
RU  Cheboksary, Chuvashia total 2m 35s 15:46:55 UTC+02:30 41 km 69%
RU  Yoshkar-Ola, Mariy-El total 2m 14s 15:46:13 UTC+02:30 110 km 73%
RU  Ulyanovsk, Ulyanovsk total 2m 24s 16:40:40 UTC+03:20 79 km 55%
RU  Syzran’, Samara total 1m 0s 16:42:50 UTC+03:20 185 km 46%
RU  Zelenodolsk, Tatarstan total 2m 29s 15:47:54 UTC+02:30 63 km 74%
RU  Kazan, Tatarstan total 2m 23s 15:48:12 UTC+02:30 81 km 82%
RU  Tol’yatti, Samara total 2m 5s 16:42:27 UTC+03:20 119 km 52%
RU  Dimitrovgrad, Ulyanovsk total 2m 31s 16:41:17 UTC+03:20 46 km 62%
RU  Chapayevsk, Samara total 1m 34s 16:43:34 UTC+03:20 159 km 52%
RU  Novokuybyshevsk, Samara total 1m 51s 16:43:26 UTC+03:20 140 km 47%
RU  Samara, Samara total 2m 2s 16:43:18 UTC+03:20 123 km 48%
RU  Nizhnekamsk, Tatarstan total 1m 35s 15:49:19 UTC+02:30 164 km 72%
RU  Yelabuga, Tatarstan total 1m 14s 15:49:09 UTC+02:30 184 km 73%
RU  Buzuluk, Orenburg total 2m 14s 17:26:54 UTC+04:02 92 km 54%
RU  Al’met’yevsk, Tatarstan total 2m 7s 15:50:47 UTC+02:30 113 km 62%
RU  Naberezhnyye Chelny, Tatarstan total 1m 1s 15:49:19 UTC+02:30 193 km 76%
RU  Leninogorsk, Tatarstan total 2m 16s 15:51:22 UTC+02:30 89 km 55%
RU  Bugul’ma, Tatarstan total 2m 14s 15:51:35 UTC+02:30 95 km 58%
RU  Oktyabr’skiy, Bashkortostan total 2m 6s 17:24:07 UTC+04:02 112 km 57%
RU  Tuymazy, Bashkortostan total 1m 55s 17:23:57 UTC+04:02 131 km 60%
RU  Orenburg, Orenburg total 2m 5s 17:29:22 UTC+04:02 104 km 53%
RU  Salavat, Bashkortostan total 2m 14s 17:26:38 UTC+04:02 81 km 52%
RU  Meleuz, Bashkortostan total 2m 23s 17:27:24 UTC+04:02 40 km 54%
RU  Sterlitamak, Bashkortostan total 2m 5s 17:26:13 UTC+04:02 106 km 59%
KZ  Martuk, Aqtöbe total 1m 12s 16:54:18 UTC+03:25 168 km 45%
KZ  Batamshinskiy, Aqtöbe total 1m 37s 16:54:54 UTC+03:25 140 km 34%
RU  Novotroitsk, Orenburg total 2m 12s 17:30:55 UTC+04:02 72 km 42%
KZ  Khromtau, Aqtöbe total 1m 8s 16:55:27 UTC+03:25 168 km 31%
RU  Orsk, Orenburg total 2m 13s 17:30:57 UTC+04:02 65 km 36%
RU  Magnitogorsk, Chelyabinsk total 1m 13s 17:27:05 UTC+04:02 174 km 51%
KZ  Dzhetygara, Qostanay total 1m 58s 17:48:49 UTC+04:21 102 km 39%
KZ  Lisakovsk, Qostanay total 1m 10s 17:48:17 UTC+04:21 170 km 45%
KZ  Tobol, Qostanay total 46s 17:48:02 UTC+04:21 188 km 44%
KZ  Torghay, Qostanay total 1m 43s 17:53:21 UTC+04:21 118 km 20%
KZ  Derzhavīnsk, Aqmola total 1m 55s 17:50:52 UTC+04:21 92 km 32%
KZ  Esil, Aqmola total 34s 17:49:24 UTC+04:21 186 km 39%
KZ  Arkalyk, Qostanay total 2m 10s 17:52:16 UTC+04:21 11 km 41%
KZ  Astana, Astana Qalasy total 35s 17:50:23 UTC+04:21 176 km 61%
KZ  Kīevka, Qaraghandy total 1m 53s 17:51:53 UTC+04:21 77 km 45%
KZ  Atasū, Qaraghandy total 1m 43s 17:54:25 UTC+04:21 95 km 34%
KZ  Osakarovka, Qaraghandy total 1m 31s 17:51:15 UTC+04:21 122 km 51%
KZ  Shakhan, Qaraghandy total 2m 0s 17:52:27 UTC+04:21 40 km 43%