The annular solar eclipse of 01/26/2009

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General data

Day of week: Monday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 07m54s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 280 km
Saros cycle: 131
Coverage: 93%
Magnitude: 0.9282
Gamma: -0.282

How will be the weather during the annular solar eclipse on 01/26/2009?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 01/26/2009?
The following maps show the average cloud coverage for the day of the annular 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 Indonesia
worldmap Cocos (Keeling) Islands
worldmap Malaysia

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
CC  West Island annular 4m 54s 15:55:59 UTC+06:30 111 km 86%
ID  Baturaja, South Sumatra annular 3m 24s 16:42:45 UTC+07:00 144 km 91%
ID  Kotabumi, Lampung annular 6m 5s 16:42:04 UTC+07:00 36 km 96%
ID  Terbanggi Besar, Lampung annular 6m 12s 16:42:07 UTC+07:00 12 km 97%
ID  Bandar Lampung, Lampung annular 6m 2s 16:41:22 UTC+07:00 43 km 97%
ID  Metro, Lampung annular 6m 12s 16:41:49 UTC+07:00 16 km 97%
ID  Labuan, Banten annular 1m 50s 16:40:15 UTC+07:00 166 km 89%
ID  Serang, Banten annular 2m 26s 16:40:44 UTC+07:00 160 km 98%
ID  Tanjung Pandan, Bangka–Belitung Islands annular 5m 25s 16:45:36 UTC+07:00 81 km 88%
ID  Manggar, Bangka–Belitung Islands annular 6m 0s 16:45:34 UTC+07:00 32 km 78%
ID  Manismata, West Kalimantan annular 5m 29s 16:46:34 UTC+07:00 72 km 91%
ID  Pangkalanbuun, Central Kalimantan annular 4m 17s 16:46:23 UTC+07:00 124 km 90%
ID  Sampit, Central Kalimantan annular 1m 2s 16:46:42 UTC+07:00 175 km 94%
ID  Loa Janan, East Kalimantan annular 1m 43s 17:48:53 UTC+08:00 171 km 94%
ID  Samarinda, East Kalimantan annular 2m 20s 17:48:58 UTC+08:00 164 km 91%
ID  Tanjung Selor, North Kalimantan annular 1m 52s 17:52:05 UTC+08:00 168 km 91%
ID  Bontang, East Kalimantan annular 4m 28s 17:49:34 UTC+08:00 115 km 85%