The total solar eclipse of 07/20/1963

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General data

Day of week: Saturday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 01m40s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 101 km
Saros cycle: 145
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0224
Gamma: 0.6571

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 07/20/1963?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 07/20/1963?
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 United States
worldmap Canada
worldmap Greenland
worldmap Japan

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
US  Bethel, Alaska total 1m 18s 09:50:27 UTC-10:00 21 km 82%
CA  Shawinigan, Quebec total 1m 3s 17:39:25 UTC-04:00 19 km 70%
CA  Nicolet, Quebec total 36s 17:40:04 UTC-04:00 38 km 67%
CA  Sainte-Catherine, Quebec total 54s 17:39:54 UTC-04:00 26 km 70%
CA  Trois-Rivières, Quebec total 57s 17:39:52 UTC-04:00 23 km 72%
CA  Bécancour, Quebec total 59s 17:39:56 UTC-04:00 25 km 72%
CA  Victoriaville, Quebec total 55s 17:40:34 UTC-04:00 28 km 69%
CA  Princeville, Quebec total 1m 3s 17:40:24 UTC-04:00 17 km 73%
CA  Plessisville, Quebec total 1m 3s 17:40:21 UTC-04:00 20 km 74%
CA  Thetford-Mines, Quebec total 1m 0s 17:40:43 UTC-04:00 16 km 77%
US  Skowhegan, Maine total 31s 17:43:26 UTC-04:00 36 km 54%
US  Belfast, Maine total 33s 17:44:10 UTC-04:00 41 km 52%
US  Bangor, Maine total 57s 17:43:36 UTC-04:00 18 km 57%
US  Brewer, Maine total 57s 17:43:37 UTC-04:00 19 km 57%
US  Orono, Maine total 49s 17:43:29 UTC-04:00 28 km 54%
US  Old Town, Maine total 41s 17:43:24 UTC-04:00 32 km 54%
US  Ellsworth, Maine total 59s 17:44:07 UTC-04:00 6 km 45%
JP  Shimo-furano, Hokkaido total 17s 04:14:19 UTC+09:00 22 km 70%
JP  Kitami, Hokkaido total 32s 04:14:11 UTC+09:00 9 km 82%
JP  Bihoro, Hokkaido total 33s 04:14:07 UTC+09:00 9 km 82%
JP  Abashiri, Hokkaido total 29s 04:14:16 UTC+09:00 19 km 76%