Total solar eclipse of 02/05/1962

Total solar eclipse of 02/05/1962
Day of week: Monday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 04m08s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 147 km
Saros cycle: 130
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.043
Gamma: 0.2107

Wo kann man die Sonnenfinsternis vom 02/05/1962 sehen?

Die Sonnenfinsternis am 02/05/1962 kann man in 35 Ländern als partielle Sonnenfinsternis beobachten.
Der Finsternispfad verläuft durch 4 Länder. Nur in diesen Ländern ist sie als total Sonnenfinsternis zu sehen.

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis total zu sehen

worldmap United States Minor Outlying Islands
worldmap Indonesia
worldmap Papua New Guinea
worldmap Solomon Islands

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis partiell zu sehen

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 02/05/1962?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 02/05/1962?
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 19 years (2000 - 2019).

Detailed country maps

worldmap United States Minor Outlying Islands
worldmap Indonesia
worldmap Papua New Guinea
worldmap Solomon Islands

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
ID  Bontang, East Kalimantan total 1m 25s 06:30:47 UTC+08:00 3 km 87%
ID  Palu, Central Sulawesi total 36s 06:30:59 UTC+08:00 41 km 93%
ID  Luwuk, Central Sulawesi total 38s 06:31:39 UTC+08:00 42 km 88%
ID  Amahai, Maluku total 1m 13s 08:03:58 UTC+09:30 37 km 85%
PG  Kiunga, Western Province total 1m 56s 08:44:22 UTC+10:00 34 km 86%
PG  Tari, Hela total 2m 16s 08:46:25 UTC+10:00 23 km 88%
PG  Mendi, Southern Highlands total 2m 29s 08:47:21 UTC+10:00 10 km 90%
PG  Ialibu, Southern Highlands total 2m 32s 08:47:47 UTC+10:00 2 km 92%
PG  Mount Hagen, Western Highlands total 1m 10s 08:48:09 UTC+10:00 53 km 92%
PG  Minj, Jiwaka total 55s 08:48:47 UTC+10:00 56 km 94%
PG  Kundiawa, Chimbu total 1m 31s 08:49:10 UTC+10:00 49 km 91%
PG  Goroka, Eastern Highlands total 1m 32s 08:49:46 UTC+10:00 49 km 93%
PG  Kainantu, Eastern Highlands total 2m 10s 08:50:27 UTC+10:00 34 km 94%
PG  Bulolo, Morobe total 1m 19s 08:51:32 UTC+10:00 53 km 91%
PG  Lae, Morobe total 2m 42s 08:52:06 UTC+10:00 5 km 91%
SB  Gizo, Western Province total 2m 1s 10:10:21 UTC+11:00 53 km 87%
SB  Buala, Isabel total 1m 59s 10:16:39 UTC+11:00 56 km 92%