Total Eclipse of the Sun: 1908 January 03-04

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Total Eclipse of the Sun on 1908 January 03-04

The global visibility of this solar eclipse is shown in the diagram to the left. A higher quality version of this global plot can be downloaded in pdf format by clicking on this image.

An explanation of this diagram can be found here.


Animation of the Total Eclipse of the Sun on 1908 January 03-04

The animation shown in the diagram to the right illustrates the motion of the shadow of the Moon at five minute intervals. This animation runs in a continuous loop.

This graphic, provided by Dr. Andrew Sinclair, shows the grey penumbral shadow where the eclipse will be seen as a partial one and the much smaller black umbral shadow where the eclipse will be seen as a total one. The UT time is shown in the upper right-hand corner of the diagram and the central line duration of the eclipse can be seen in the lower right-hand corner.

Local Circumstances and Animations

Diagrams showing the configuration of the eclipse including the local circumstances are available for the 91 locations given in the following table. All timing information is given in Universal time (UT). Animations showing the progress of the eclipse are also available for the locations specified. These animations can be as large as 275kb in size. It may be necessary to download these files for optimum performance. Eclipses for the locations listed in the following table in the period 1501 CE to 2100 CE can be found by following the location link. A location which lies within the path of totality is highlighted.

LocationAvailable data
Pago Pago, American SamoaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cairns, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mackay, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Townsville, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belize, BelizeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belmopan, BelizeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arica, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Avarua, Rarotonga, Cook Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Hanga Roa, Easter I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Cuenca, EcuadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guayaquil, EcuadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Machala, EcuadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Miguel, El SalvadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Salvador, El SalvadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Ana, El SalvadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Suva, Viti Levu, FijiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Papeete, Tahiti, French PolynesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Galapagos Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Guatemala City, GuatemalaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quezaltenango, GuatemalaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Pedro Sula, HondurasLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tegucigalpa, HondurasLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bairiki, KiribatiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Delap-Uliga-Djarrit, Marshall Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Acapulco, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chihuahua, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ciudad Juarez, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Culiacan, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Durango, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guadalajara, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hermosillo, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
La Paz, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leon, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Matamoros, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Merida, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mexico City, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Monterrey, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oaxaco, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Puebla, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Luis Potosi, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tampico, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tepic, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Torreon, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Veracruz, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Villahermosa, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palikir, Pohnpei, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yaren, NauruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Noumea, New CaledoniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leon, NicaraguaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Managua, NicaraguaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alofi, NiueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kingston, Norfolk I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Arawa, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kokopo, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lae, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Moresby, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arequipa, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chiclayo, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chimbote, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Huancayo, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Huanuco, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ica, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lima, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Piura, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tacna, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Trujillo, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tumbes, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Adamstown, Pitcairn Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Apia, SamoaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Honiara, Solomon Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Fakaofo, TokelauLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nuku'alofa, TongaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vaiaku, TuvaluLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Phoenix, AZ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tucson, AZ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hilo, HI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Honolulu, HI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wichita, KS, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lincoln, NE, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Albuquerque, NM, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Fe, NM, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oklahoma City, OK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Austin, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dallas, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fort Worth, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
El Paso, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Houston, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Antonio, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luganville, VanuatuLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Vila, VanuatuLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mata'utu, Wallis and Futuna Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1908

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