Total solar eclipse of 02/26/1998

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Total solar eclipse of 02/26/1998
Day of week: Thursday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 04m09s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 151 km
Saros cycle: 130
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0441
Gamma: 0.2391

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 02/26/1998?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 02/26/1998?
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).

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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
PA  Unión Chocó, Emberá total 3m 28s 12:47:13 UTC-05:00 39 km 83%
CO  Turbo, Antioquia total 4m 1s 12:49:20 UTC-05:00 6 km 79%
CO  Chigorodó, Antioquia total 3m 1s 12:48:52 UTC-05:00 50 km 92%
CO  Apartadó, Antioquia total 3m 38s 12:49:19 UTC-05:00 32 km 93%
CO  Tierralta, Córdoba total 3m 30s 12:51:11 UTC-05:00 36 km 88%
CO  Montería, Córdoba total 3m 58s 12:52:25 UTC-05:00 9 km 91%
CO  Lorica, Córdoba total 2m 53s 12:53:15 UTC-05:00 51 km 72%
CO  Cereté, Córdoba total 3m 53s 12:52:50 UTC-05:00 16 km 85%
CO  Planeta Rica, Córdoba total 3m 21s 12:52:43 UTC-05:00 40 km 91%
CO  Tolú, Sucre total 1m 52s 12:54:14 UTC-05:00 66 km 57%
CO  Sahagún, Córdoba total 3m 59s 12:53:49 UTC-05:00 3 km 80%
CO  Chinú, Córdoba total 3m 53s 12:54:08 UTC-05:00 15 km 76%
CO  Sincelejo, Sucre total 3m 31s 12:54:24 UTC-05:00 34 km 75%
CO  Sincé, Sucre total 3m 54s 12:54:58 UTC-05:00 14 km 64%
CO  San Marcos, Sucre total 3m 16s 12:54:14 UTC-05:00 43 km 68%
CO  El Carmen de Bolívar, Bolívar total 2m 28s 12:55:39 UTC-05:00 58 km 60%
CO  Plato, Magdalena total 3m 6s 12:56:36 UTC-05:00 46 km 46%
CO  Magangué, Bolívar total 3m 56s 12:55:57 UTC-05:00 8 km 61%
CO  Sucre, Sucre total 2m 52s 12:55:28 UTC-05:00 51 km 72%
CO  Mompós, Bolívar total 3m 41s 12:56:47 UTC-05:00 27 km 57%
CO  Ariguaní, Cesar total 3m 5s 12:59:09 UTC-05:00 45 km 49%
CO  Valledupar, Cesar total 3m 41s 13:01:16 UTC-05:00 23 km 39%
CO  Agustín Codazzi, Cesar total 3m 46s 13:00:46 UTC-05:00 18 km 48%
CO  San Juan del Cesar, La Guajira total 3m 17s 13:02:16 UTC-05:00 39 km 35%
CO  Fonseca, La Guajira total 3m 12s 13:02:47 UTC-05:00 41 km 43%
VE  Machiques, Zulia total 2m 35s 14:02:28 UTC-04:00 55 km 70%
VE  La Villa del Rosario, Zulia total 3m 8s 14:03:23 UTC-04:00 43 km 80%
CO  Maicao, La Guajira total 2m 34s 13:04:51 UTC-05:00 54 km 57%
VE  Maracaibo, Zulia total 2m 48s 14:05:29 UTC-04:00 50 km 47%
VE  Santa Rita, Zulia total 1m 25s 14:05:34 UTC-04:00 68 km 46%
VE  Punta Cardón, Falcón total 3m 20s 14:09:56 UTC-04:00 33 km 40%
VE  Punto Fijo, Falcón total 3m 24s 14:10:01 UTC-04:00 30 km 40%
AW  Arasji total 2m 39s 14:11:23 UTC-04:00 51 km 57%
AW  Oranjestad total 3m 6s 14:11:22 UTC-04:00 40 km 58%
AW  Babijn total 3m 9s 14:11:28 UTC-04:00 38 km 58%
AW  Angochi total 3m 16s 14:11:32 UTC-04:00 35 km 58%
CW  Sint Michiel Liber total 2m 26s 14:13:18 UTC-04:00 54 km 63%
CW  Willemstad total 1m 59s 14:13:22 UTC-04:00 61 km 59%
MS  Saint Peters, Saint Peter total 2m 45s 14:31:29 UTC-04:00 37 km 54%
MS  Plymouth, Saint Anthony total 2m 57s 14:31:26 UTC-04:00 30 km 50%
MS  Brades, Saint Peter total 2m 42s 14:31:31 UTC-04:00 38 km 54%
AG  Bolands, Saint Mary total 2m 17s 14:32:20 UTC-04:00 48 km 62%
AG  Saint John’s, Saint John total 2m 6s 14:32:25 UTC-04:00 52 km 59%
AG  Piggotts, Saint George total 2m 13s 14:32:30 UTC-04:00 50 km 59%
GP  Pointe-Noire, Guadeloupe total 2m 43s 14:31:51 UTC-04:00 38 km 57%
AG  Falmouth, Saint Paul total 2m 38s 14:32:28 UTC-04:00 40 km 51%
AG  Parham, Saint Peter total 2m 23s 14:32:33 UTC-04:00 46 km 59%
GP  Bouillante, Guadeloupe total 2m 17s 14:31:48 UTC-04:00 49 km 53%
GP  Vieux-Habitants, Guadeloupe total 1m 52s 14:31:45 UTC-04:00 56 km 53%
GP  Baillif, Guadeloupe total 1m 30s 14:31:45 UTC-04:00 61 km 53%
GP  Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe total 1m 9s 14:31:47 UTC-04:00 64 km 53%
GP  Saint-Claude, Guadeloupe total 1m 18s 14:31:50 UTC-04:00 63 km 53%
GP  Sainte-Rose, Guadeloupe total 2m 52s 14:32:05 UTC-04:00 32 km 67%
GP  Gourbeyre, Guadeloupe total 49s 14:31:50 UTC-04:00 66 km 53%
GP  Lamentin, Guadeloupe total 2m 34s 14:32:10 UTC-04:00 42 km 62%
GP  Petit-Bourg, Guadeloupe total 2m 8s 14:32:10 UTC-04:00 52 km 60%
GP  Baie-Mahault, Guadeloupe total 2m 28s 14:32:15 UTC-04:00 44 km 62%
GP  Capesterre-Belle-Eau, Guadeloupe total 29s 14:32:06 UTC-04:00 68 km 55%
GP  Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe total 2m 14s 14:32:19 UTC-04:00 50 km 53%
GP  Port-Louis, Guadeloupe total 2m 52s 14:32:27 UTC-04:00 32 km 60%
GP  Anse-Bertrand, Guadeloupe total 2m 57s 14:32:32 UTC-04:00 28 km 51%
GP  Les Abymes, Guadeloupe total 2m 18s 14:32:23 UTC-04:00 48 km 63%
GP  Le Gosier, Guadeloupe total 1m 55s 14:32:22 UTC-04:00 55 km 53%
GP  Petit-Canal, Guadeloupe total 2m 41s 14:32:30 UTC-04:00 38 km 60%
GP  Sainte-Anne, Guadeloupe total 1m 38s 14:32:35 UTC-04:00 59 km 49%
GP  Le Moule, Guadeloupe total 2m 12s 14:32:43 UTC-04:00 50 km 51%
GP  Saint-François, Guadeloupe total 1m 23s 14:32:48 UTC-04:00 61 km 51%