The total solar eclipse of 05/01/2079

General data

Day of week: Monday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 02m55s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 406 km
Saros cycle: 149
Coverage: 100%
Magnitude: 1.0512
Gamma: 0.9081

How will be the weather during the total solar eclipse on 05/01/2079?

Where is the best place to see the total solar eclipse of 05/01/2079?
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 United States
worldmap Canada
worldmap Greenland

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  Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania total 1m 36s 05:06:17 UTC-05:00 131 km 58%
US  Scranton, Pennsylvania total 1m 31s 05:06:26 UTC-05:00 140 km 66%
US  Trenton, New Jersey total 2m 7s 05:04:22 UTC-05:00 12 km 61%
US  Bridgewater, New Jersey total 2m 7s 05:04:52 UTC-05:00 25 km 62%
US  Parsippany, New Jersey total 2m 5s 05:05:09 UTC-05:00 45 km 62%
US  Middletown, New York total 1m 49s 05:06:00 UTC-05:00 106 km 62%
US  Edison, New Jersey total 2m 8s 05:04:40 UTC-05:00 10 km 62%
US  Westfield, New Jersey total 2m 7s 05:04:50 UTC-05:00 22 km 61%
US  Marlboro, New Jersey total 2m 7s 05:04:19 UTC-05:00 16 km 63%
US  Lakewood, New Jersey total 2m 5s 05:03:59 UTC-05:00 40 km 66%
US  East Orange, New Jersey total 2m 7s 05:04:57 UTC-05:00 29 km 54%
US  Toms River, New Jersey total 2m 2s 05:03:46 UTC-05:00 55 km 65%
US  Paterson, New Jersey total 2m 5s 05:05:09 UTC-05:00 44 km 59%
US  Staten Island, New York total 2m 8s 05:04:37 UTC-05:00 6 km 61%
US  Newburgh, New York total 1m 53s 05:05:56 UTC-05:00 99 km 61%
US  New York City, New York total 2m 8s 05:04:47 UTC-05:00 17 km 62%
US  Long Branch, New Jersey total 2m 7s 05:04:12 UTC-05:00 25 km 67%
US  New City, New York total 2m 3s 05:05:25 UTC-05:00 62 km 51%
US  Poughkeepsie, New York total 1m 46s 05:06:11 UTC-05:00 116 km 63%
US  The Bronx, New York total 2m 8s 05:04:56 UTC-05:00 27 km 59%
US  Greenburgh, New York total 2m 6s 05:05:11 UTC-05:00 45 km 51%
US  Jamaica, New York total 2m 9s 05:04:41 UTC-05:00 9 km 60%
US  Hempstead, New York total 2m 9s 05:04:38 UTC-05:00 4 km 54%
US  Stamford, Connecticut total 2m 7s 05:05:07 UTC-05:00 37 km 56%
US  Danbury, Connecticut total 2m 2s 05:05:35 UTC-05:00 70 km 58%
US  Huntington Station, New York total 2m 9s 05:04:46 UTC-05:00 13 km 53%
US  Brentwood, New York total 2m 9s 05:04:36 UTC-05:00 0 km 56%
US  Pittsfield, Massachusetts total 1m 15s 05:07:03 UTC-05:00 170 km 74%
US  Bridgeport, Connecticut total 2m 7s 05:05:09 UTC-05:00 38 km 57%
US  Torrington, Connecticut total 1m 54s 05:06:03 UTC-05:00 100 km 60%
US  Waterbury, Connecticut total 2m 2s 05:05:40 UTC-05:00 73 km 59%
US  Coram, New York total 2m 10s 05:04:39 UTC-05:00 1 km 52%
US  Bristol, Connecticut total 2m 0s 05:05:48 UTC-05:00 81 km 52%
US  New Haven, Connecticut total 2m 7s 05:05:16 UTC-05:00 43 km 62%
US  Meriden, Connecticut total 2m 4s 05:05:33 UTC-05:00 63 km 56%
US  Hartford, Connecticut total 2m 0s 05:05:51 UTC-05:00 81 km 50%
US  Northampton, Massachusetts total 1m 39s 05:06:40 UTC-05:00 136 km 70%
US  Springfield, Massachusetts total 1m 50s 05:06:19 UTC-05:00 112 km 62%
US  New London, Connecticut total 2m 11s 05:05:03 UTC-05:00 20 km 51%
US  Norwich, Connecticut total 2m 9s 05:05:17 UTC-05:00 36 km 47%
US  Worcester, Massachusetts total 1m 56s 05:06:18 UTC-05:00 100 km 62%
US  Leominster, Massachusetts total 1m 46s 05:06:40 UTC-05:00 125 km 63%
US  Coventry, Rhode Island total 2m 10s 05:05:25 UTC-05:00 40 km 48%
US  Concord, New Hampshire total 1m 6s 05:07:38 UTC-05:00 184 km 65%
US  Woonsocket, Rhode Island total 2m 6s 05:05:49 UTC-05:00 64 km 52%
US  Nashua, New Hampshire total 1m 40s 05:06:57 UTC-05:00 138 km 62%
US  North Kingstown, Rhode Island total 2m 12s 05:05:07 UTC-05:00 17 km 50%
US  Manchester, New Hampshire total 1m 27s 05:07:17 UTC-05:00 160 km 64%
US  Framingham, Massachusetts total 2m 0s 05:06:12 UTC-05:00 88 km 54%
US  Providence, Rhode Island total 2m 10s 05:05:31 UTC-05:00 42 km 52%
US  Lowell, Massachusetts total 1m 50s 05:06:42 UTC-05:00 119 km 60%
US  Derry Village, New Hampshire total 1m 37s 05:07:05 UTC-05:00 144 km 61%
US  Attleboro, Massachusetts total 2m 9s 05:05:39 UTC-05:00 50 km 50%
US  Needham, Massachusetts total 2m 2s 05:06:09 UTC-05:00 81 km 51%
US  Fall River, Massachusetts total 2m 12s 05:05:15 UTC-05:00 20 km 51%
US  Woburn, Massachusetts total 1m 58s 05:06:25 UTC-05:00 98 km 57%
US  Taunton, Massachusetts total 2m 11s 05:05:31 UTC-05:00 38 km 52%
US  Haverhill, Massachusetts total 1m 48s 05:06:50 UTC-05:00 124 km 53%
US  Boston, Massachusetts total 2m 3s 05:06:12 UTC-05:00 82 km 52%
US  Brockton, Massachusetts total 2m 9s 05:05:47 UTC-05:00 53 km 47%
US  Lynn, Massachusetts total 2m 1s 05:06:20 UTC-05:00 89 km 60%
US  Weymouth, Massachusetts total 2m 7s 05:05:57 UTC-05:00 64 km 47%
US  New Bedford, Massachusetts total 2m 13s 05:05:05 UTC-05:00 6 km 58%
US  Dover, New Hampshire total 1m 30s 05:07:25 UTC-05:00 158 km 50%
US  Gloucester, Massachusetts total 2m 0s 05:06:28 UTC-05:00 92 km 57%
US  Barnstable, Massachusetts total 2m 13s 05:04:59 UTC-05:00 12 km 56%
US  Portland, Maine total 1m 15s 05:07:57 UTC-05:00 178 km 50%
CA  Oromocto, New Brunswick total 49s 06:10:28 UTC-04:00 210 km 70%
CA  Yarmouth, Nova Scotia total 2m 20s 06:07:10 UTC-04:00 15 km 69%
CA  Saint John, New Brunswick total 1m 49s 06:09:28 UTC-04:00 141 km 75%
CA  Greenwood, Nova Scotia total 2m 18s 06:08:46 UTC-04:00 60 km 79%
CA  Lutes Mountain, New Brunswick total 1m 42s 06:10:39 UTC-04:00 158 km 77%
CA  Moncton, New Brunswick total 1m 47s 06:10:34 UTC-04:00 149 km 76%
CA  Dieppe, New Brunswick total 1m 51s 06:10:31 UTC-04:00 143 km 76%
CA  Bridgewater, Nova Scotia total 2m 23s 06:07:43 UTC-04:00 12 km 77%
CA  Kentville, Nova Scotia total 2m 20s 06:08:51 UTC-04:00 48 km 82%
CA  Sackville, New Brunswick total 2m 4s 06:10:13 UTC-04:00 114 km 84%
CA  Amherst, Nova Scotia total 2m 10s 06:10:02 UTC-04:00 97 km 79%
CA  Summerside, Prince Edward Island total 2m 2s 06:10:54 UTC-04:00 123 km 80%
CA  Lower Sacvkille, Nova Scotia total 2m 24s 06:08:13 UTC-04:00 19 km 81%
CA  Dartmouth, Nova Scotia total 2m 23s 06:08:02 UTC-04:00 33 km 82%
CA  Halifax, Nova Scotia total 2m 23s 06:07:59 UTC-04:00 36 km 82%
CA  Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia total 2m 23s 06:08:01 UTC-04:00 38 km 84%
CA  Truro, Nova Scotia total 2m 26s 06:09:07 UTC-04:00 10 km 79%
CA  Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island total 2m 18s 06:10:33 UTC-04:00 76 km 81%
CA  New Glasgow, Nova Scotia total 2m 27s 06:09:23 UTC-04:00 3 km 75%
CA  Antigonish, Nova Scotia total 2m 26s 06:09:21 UTC-04:00 34 km 81%
CA  Princeville, Nova Scotia total 2m 23s 06:09:31 UTC-04:00 59 km 76%
CA  Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia total 2m 20s 06:10:12 UTC-04:00 80 km 71%
CA  Sydney, Nova Scotia total 2m 17s 06:10:01 UTC-04:00 90 km 71%
CA  Glace Bay, Nova Scotia total 2m 15s 06:10:06 UTC-04:00 97 km 70%
CA  Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador total 2m 34s 06:44:03 UTC-03:30 1 km 61%
CA  Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador total 2m 35s 06:44:43 UTC-03:30 7 km 74%
CA  Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland and Labrador total 2m 2s 06:44:40 UTC-03:30 141 km 74%
GL  Qaqortoq, Kujalleq total 2m 11s 07:37:35 UTC-03:00 137 km 77%