Total Eclipse of the Sun: 1749 January 18

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Total Eclipse of the Sun on 1749 January 18

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 1749 January 18

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 230 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
The Valley, AnguillaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
St John's, Antigua and BarbudaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Catamarca, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cordoba, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Corrientes, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Formosa, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
La Rioja, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mendoza, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salta, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Miguel de Tucuman, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Juan, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Luis, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santiago del Estero, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oranjestad, ArubaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Freeport City, BahamasLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nassau, BahamasLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bridgetown, BarbadosLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belize, BelizeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belmopan, BelizeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hamilton, BermudaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cochabamba, BoliviaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
La Paz, BoliviaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Potosi, BoliviaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Riberalta, BoliviaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Cruz, BoliviaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sucre, BoliviaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tarija, BoliviaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kralendijk, BonaireLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aracaju, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aracatuba, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Barreiras, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belem, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Boa Vista, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Brasilia, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Campo Grande, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cuiaba, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fortaleza, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Goiania, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Itabuna, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Joao Pessoa, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Macapa, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maceio, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Manaus, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Montes Claros, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Natal, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palmas, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Petrolina, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Porto Velho, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Recife, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rio Branco, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salvador, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santarem, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sao Luis, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Teresina, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Uberlandia, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Road Town, British Virgin Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Charlottetown, P.E.I., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Halifax, N.S., CanadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Waitangi, Chatham Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Antofagasta, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arica, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Concepcion, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Copiapo, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Iquique, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
La Serena, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santiago, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Talca, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Temuco, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Valparaiso, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Barranquilla, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bogota, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bucaramanga, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cali, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cartagena, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cucuta, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ibague, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Medellin, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Neiva, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pasto, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pereira, ColumbiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Avarua, Rarotonga, Cook Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Limon, Costa RicaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Jose, Costa RicaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Camaguey, CubaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Havana, CubaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santiago de Cuba, CubaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Roseau, DominicaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santiago, Dominican RepublicLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hanga Roa, Easter I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Cuenca, EcuadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guayaquil, EcuadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Machala, EcuadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quito, EcuadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Miguel, El SalvadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Salvador, El SalvadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Ana, El SalvadorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cayenne, French GuianaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Papeete, Tahiti, French PolynesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Galapagos Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
St George's, GrenadaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Basse-Terre, GuadeloupeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guatemala City, GuatemalaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quezaltenango, GuatemalaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Georgetown, GuyanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port-au-Prince, HaitiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cap-Haitien, HaitiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Pedro Sula, HondurasLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tegucigalpa, HondurasLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kingston, JamaicaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Montego Bay, JamaicaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Juan Bautista, Juan Fernandez Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Fort-de-France, MartiniqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Acapulco, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cancun, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guadalajara, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leon, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Matamoros, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Merida, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mexico City, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oaxaco, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Puebla, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Luis Potosi, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tampico, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Veracruz, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Villahermosa, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Plymouth, MontserratLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oranjestad, St Eustatius, Neth. AntillesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Philipsburg, St Maarten, Neth. AntillesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
The Bottom, Saba, Neth. AntillesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Willemstad, Curacao, Neth. AntillesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Auckland, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Christchurch, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dunedin, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gisborne, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Greymouth, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hamilton, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Napier, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nelson, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
New Plymouth, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oamuru, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palmerston North, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tauranga, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Timaru, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wellington, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Whangerai, New ZealandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leon, NicaraguaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Managua, NicaraguaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alofi, NiueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
David, PanamaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Panama City, PanamaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Asuncion, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Concepcion, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Pedro, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arequipa, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chiclayo, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chimbote, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cuzco, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Huancayo, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Huanuco, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ica, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Iquitos, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Juliaca, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lima, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Piura, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pucallpa, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tacna, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Trujillo, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tumbes, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Adamstown, Pitcairn Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Ponce, Puerto RicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Juan, Puerto RicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gustavia, St BarthelemyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Basseterre, St Kitts and NevisLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Castries, St LuciaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kingstown, St Vincent and the GrenadinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Marigot, Saint MartinLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Apia, SamoaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Paramaribo, SurinameLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fakaofo, TokelauLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nuku'alofa, TongaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port of Spain, Trinidad and TobagoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Scarborough, Trinidad and TobagoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Birmingham, AL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mobile, AL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Montgomery, AL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bridgeport, CT, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hartford, CT, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dover, DE, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wilmington, DE, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Washington, DC, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jacksonville, FL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Miami, FL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Orlando, FL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tallahassee, FL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tampa, FL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Atlanta, GA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Macon, GA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Baton Rouge, LA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
New Orleans, LA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Annapolis, MD, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Baltimore, MD, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Boston, MA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Newark, NJ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Trenton, NJ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
New York, NY, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Charlotte, NC, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Greensboro, NC, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Raleigh, NC, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Philadelphia, PA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Providence, RI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Columbia, SC, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Greenville, SC, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Norfolk, VA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Richmond, VA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Barcelona, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Barinas, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Barquisimento, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Caracas, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ciudad Bolivar, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ciudad Guayana, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maracaibo, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maracay, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Puerto Ayacucho, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Cristobal, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Fernando de Apure, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Valencia, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1749

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