Total solar eclipse of 02/26/1979

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Total solar eclipse of 02/26/1979
Day of week: Monday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 02m49s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 298 km
Saros cycle: 120
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0391
Gamma: 0.8981

Wo kann man die Sonnenfinsternis vom 02/26/1979 sehen?

Die Sonnenfinsternis am 02/26/1979 kann man in 28 Ländern als partielle Sonnenfinsternis beobachten.
Der Finsternispfad verläuft durch 3 Länder. Nur in diesen Ländern ist sie als total Sonnenfinsternis zu sehen.

In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis total zu sehen

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In den folgenden Ländern ist die Sonnenfinsternis partiell zu sehen

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 02/26/1979?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 02/26/1979?
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

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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  Lincoln City, Oregon total - 08:12:25 UTC-08:00 104 km 82%
US  Hoquiam, Washington total - 08:15:55 UTC-08:00 122 km 79%
US  Astoria, Oregon total - 08:14:37 UTC-08:00 35 km 78%
US  Aberdeen, Washington total - 08:15:57 UTC-08:00 121 km 78%
US  Dallas, Oregon total - 08:12:51 UTC-08:00 109 km 79%
US  Monmouth, Oregon total - 08:12:47 UTC-08:00 117 km 78%
US  McMinnville, Oregon total - 08:13:25 UTC-08:00 77 km 80%
US  Independence, Oregon total - 08:12:49 UTC-08:00 116 km 78%
US  Cornelius, Oregon total - 08:14:02 UTC-08:00 41 km 81%
US  Salem, Oregon total - 08:13:05 UTC-08:00 105 km 78%
US  Hillsboro, Oregon total - 08:14:05 UTC-08:00 40 km 79%
US  Four Corners, Oregon total - 08:13:06 UTC-08:00 106 km 78%
US  Newberg, Oregon total - 08:13:43 UTC-08:00 65 km 80%
US  Chehalis, Washington total - 08:16:01 UTC-08:00 87 km 81%
US  Centralia, Washington total - 08:16:07 UTC-08:00 93 km 81%
US  Longview, Washington total - 08:15:09 UTC-08:00 29 km 79%
US  Tumwater, Washington total - 08:16:38 UTC-08:00 125 km 80%
US  Kelso, Washington total - 08:15:11 UTC-08:00 30 km 79%
US  Olympia, Washington total - 08:16:42 UTC-08:00 129 km 80%
US  Rockcreek, Oregon total - 08:14:13 UTC-08:00 38 km 80%
US  Woodburn, Oregon total - 08:13:33 UTC-08:00 83 km 79%
US  Oak Hills, Oregon total - 08:14:13 UTC-08:00 40 km 78%
US  Sherwood, Oregon total - 08:13:55 UTC-08:00 60 km 79%
US  Cedar Mill, Oregon total - 08:14:13 UTC-08:00 43 km 78%
US  Saint Helens, Oregon total - 08:14:47 UTC-08:00 15 km 77%
US  Cedar Hills, Oregon total - 08:14:11 UTC-08:00 45 km 78%
US  Stayton, Oregon total - 08:13:01 UTC-08:00 122 km 79%
US  Silverton, Oregon total - 08:13:22 UTC-08:00 99 km 79%
US  West Haven-Sylvan, Oregon total - 08:14:14 UTC-08:00 45 km 78%
US  Felida, Washington total - 08:14:36 UTC-08:00 25 km 78%
US  Canby, Oregon total - 08:13:52 UTC-08:00 71 km 79%
US  Portland, Oregon total - 08:14:19 UTC-08:00 43 km 78%
US  Hazel Dell, Washington total - 08:14:34 UTC-08:00 27 km 78%
US  Salmon Creek, Washington total - 08:14:39 UTC-08:00 23 km 79%
US  Minnehaha, Washington total - 08:14:33 UTC-08:00 28 km 79%
US  Oak Grove, Oregon total - 08:14:09 UTC-08:00 53 km 81%
US  Mount Vista, Washington total - 08:14:42 UTC-08:00 20 km 79%
US  DuPont, Washington total - 08:16:59 UTC-08:00 135 km 81%
US  Jennings Lodge, Oregon total - 08:14:08 UTC-08:00 56 km 81%
US  Oregon City, Oregon total - 08:14:05 UTC-08:00 59 km 81%
US  Yelm, Washington total - 08:16:45 UTC-08:00 118 km 80%
US  Oatfield, Oregon total - 08:14:11 UTC-08:00 53 km 81%
US  Walnut Grove, Washington total - 08:14:36 UTC-08:00 25 km 79%
US  Gladstone, Oregon total - 08:14:08 UTC-08:00 57 km 81%
US  Molalla, Oregon total - 08:13:45 UTC-08:00 82 km 81%
US  Fort Lewis, Washington total - 08:17:03 UTC-08:00 136 km 81%
US  Five Corners, Washington total - 08:14:39 UTC-08:00 23 km 79%
US  Clackamas, Oregon total - 08:14:12 UTC-08:00 53 km 81%
US  Battle Ground, Washington total - 08:14:51 UTC-08:00 12 km 80%
US  Happy Valley, Oregon total - 08:14:17 UTC-08:00 49 km 80%
US  Mill Plain, Washington total - 08:14:39 UTC-08:00 27 km 80%
US  Damascus, Oregon total - 08:14:17 UTC-08:00 52 km 80%
US  Fairview, Oregon total - 08:14:31 UTC-08:00 39 km 80%
US  Gresham, Oregon total - 08:14:27 UTC-08:00 43 km 80%
US  Camas, Washington total - 08:14:37 UTC-08:00 34 km 79%
US  Elk Plain, Washington total - 08:17:05 UTC-08:00 130 km 81%
US  Troutdale, Oregon total - 08:14:33 UTC-08:00 39 km 80%
US  Frederickson, Washington total - 08:17:11 UTC-08:00 135 km 81%
US  Washougal, Washington total - 08:14:39 UTC-08:00 36 km 79%
US  South Hill, Washington total - 08:17:19 UTC-08:00 141 km 80%
US  Sandy, Oregon total - 08:14:24 UTC-08:00 57 km 80%
US  Prairie Ridge, Washington total - 08:17:24 UTC-08:00 139 km 78%
US  Hood River, Oregon total - 08:15:28 UTC-08:00 21 km 78%
US  The Dalles, Oregon total - 08:15:33 UTC-08:00 37 km 73%
US  West Valley, Washington total - 08:17:39 UTC-08:00 75 km 68%
US  Ellensburg, Washington total - 08:18:23 UTC-08:00 120 km 71%
US  Selah, Washington total - 08:17:49 UTC-08:00 82 km 69%
US  Yakima, Washington total - 08:17:45 UTC-08:00 76 km 68%
US  Terrace Heights, Washington total - 08:17:49 UTC-08:00 77 km 69%
US  Toppenish, Washington total - 08:17:32 UTC-08:00 53 km 70%
US  Sunnyside, Washington total - 08:17:41 UTC-08:00 43 km 72%
US  Grandview, Washington total - 08:17:39 UTC-08:00 36 km 72%
US  Quincy, Washington total - 08:19:20 UTC-08:00 145 km 68%
US  West Richland, Washington total - 08:18:10 UTC-08:00 40 km 67%
US  Umatilla, Oregon total - 08:17:32 UTC-08:00 13 km 68%
US  Hermiston, Oregon total - 08:17:27 UTC-08:00 21 km 72%
US  Moses Lake, Washington total - 08:19:37 UTC-08:00 130 km 69%
US  Othello, Washington total - 08:19:12 UTC-08:00 95 km 70%
US  Kennewick, Washington total - 08:18:12 UTC-08:00 28 km 71%
US  Pendleton, Oregon total - 08:17:36 UTC-08:00 38 km 75%
US  College Place, Washington total - 08:18:33 UTC-08:00 10 km 77%
US  Milton-Freewater, Oregon total - 08:18:22 UTC-08:00 12 km 78%
US  Walla Walla, Washington total - 08:18:37 UTC-08:00 14 km 76%
US  La Grande, Oregon total - 08:17:37 UTC-08:00 80 km 79%
US  Pullman, Washington total - 08:20:44 UTC-08:00 70 km 75%
US  Clarkston, Washington total - 08:20:20 UTC-08:00 34 km 76%
US  Lewiston, Idaho total - 08:20:21 UTC-08:00 34 km 76%
US  Missoula, Montana total - 09:23:55 UTC-07:00 51 km 83%
US  Anaconda, Montana total - 09:23:45 UTC-07:00 47 km 80%
US  Butte, Montana total - 09:23:58 UTC-07:00 69 km 80%
US  Helena Valley West Central, Montana total - 09:25:31 UTC-07:00 6 km 80%
US  Helena, Montana total - 09:25:26 UTC-07:00 12 km 80%
US  Helena Valley Southeast, Montana total - 09:25:35 UTC-07:00 11 km 79%
US  Great Falls, Montana total - 09:27:39 UTC-07:00 74 km 76%
US  Belgrade, Montana total - 09:25:02 UTC-07:00 115 km 75%
US  Bozeman, Montana total - 09:25:01 UTC-07:00 128 km 76%
US  Livingston, Montana total - 09:25:30 UTC-07:00 138 km 80%
US  Havre, Montana total - 09:31:01 UTC-07:00 153 km 71%
CA  Weyburn, Saskatchewan total - 10:39:18 UTC-06:00 112 km 67%
US  Williston, North Dakota total - 10:37:23 UTC-06:00 50 km 82%
CA  Estevan, Saskatchewan total - 10:39:35 UTC-06:00 34 km 70%
US  Minot, North Dakota total - 10:40:25 UTC-06:00 115 km 76%
CA  Dauphin, Manitoba total - 10:45:58 UTC-06:00 126 km 71%
CA  Brandon, Manitoba total - 10:44:21 UTC-06:00 4 km 59%
CA  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba total - 10:46:39 UTC-06:00 53 km 63%
CA  Morden, Manitoba total - 10:45:53 UTC-06:00 133 km 70%
CA  Winkler, Manitoba total - 10:46:05 UTC-06:00 140 km 72%
CA  Winnipeg, Manitoba total - 10:48:02 UTC-06:00 102 km 70%
CA  Selkirk, Manitoba total - 10:48:42 UTC-06:00 88 km 61%