Annular Eclipse of the Sun: 1755 March 12-13

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Annular Eclipse of the Sun on 1755 March 12-13

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 Annular Eclipse of the Sun on 1755 March 12-13

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 red umbral shadow where the eclipse will be seen as an annular 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 99 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 annularity is highlighted.

LocationAvailable data
Brandon, Man., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Calgary, Alta., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Churchill, Man., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dawson, Y.T., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Edmonton, Alta., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fort McMurray, Alta., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Inuvik, N.W.T., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kelowna, B.C., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lethbridge, Alta., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Prince George, B.C., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Regina, Sask., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Saskatoon, Sask., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Thunder Bay, Ont., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vancouver, B.C., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Victoria, B.C., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Whitehorse, Y.T., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Winnipeg, Man., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yellowknife, N.W.T., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Akita, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sapporo, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sendai, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bairiki, KiribatiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Delap-Uliga-Djarrit, Marshall Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Chihuahua, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ciudad Juarez, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hermosillo, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tijuana, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palikir, Pohnpei, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Weno, Chuuk, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yaren, NauruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Garapan, Saipan, Northern Mariana Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Arawa, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kokopo, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Anadyr, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Komsomol'sk-na-Amure, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Magadan, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Susuman, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Adak, AK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Anchorage, AK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fairbanks, AK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Juneau, AK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nome, AK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Unalaska, AK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Phoenix, AZ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tucson, AZ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Little Rock, AR, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fresno, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Los Angeles, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sacremento, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Diego, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Francisco, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Jose, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Denver, CO, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hilo, HI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Honolulu, HI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Boise, ID, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Springfield, IL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cedar Rapids, IA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Des Moines, IA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Topeka, KS, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wichita, KS, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Baton Rouge, LA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
New Orleans, LA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Minneapolis, MN, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
St Paul, MN, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jackson, MS, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jefferson City, MO, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kansas City, MO, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
St Louis, MO, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Billings, MT, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Helena, MT, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lincoln, NE, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Omaha, NE, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Carson City, NV, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Las Vegas, NV, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Albuquerque, NM, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Fe, NM, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bismarck, ND, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fargo, ND, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oklahoma City, OK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Eugene, OR, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Portland, OR, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salem, OR, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pierre, SD, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sioux Falls, SD, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Memphis, TN, 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
Salt Lake City, UT, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Olympia, WA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Seattle, WA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Madison, WI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cheyenne, WY, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1755

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