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