Total Eclipse of the Sun: 1901 May 18

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Total Eclipse of the Sun on 1901 May 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 1901 May 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 273 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
Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Adelaide, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Albany, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Albury, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alice Springs, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bendigo, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Brisbane, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Broken Hill, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Broome, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bunbury, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cairns, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Canberra, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Darwin, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Geelong, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Geraldton, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gladstone, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gold Coast, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gosford, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hobart, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kalgoorlie, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Karratha, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Launceston, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mackay, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Melbourne, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mount Gambier, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mount Isa, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Newcastle, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Orange, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Perth, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Hedland, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rockhampton, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sydney, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tamworth, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toowoomba, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Townsville, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wagga Wagga, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Whyalla, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wollongong, AustraliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chittagong, BangladeshLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Comilla, BangladeshLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dhaka, BangladeshLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Khulna, BangladeshLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rajshahi, BangladeshLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rangpur, BangladeshLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sylhet, BangladeshLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Thimphu, BhutanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bandar Seri Begawan, BruneiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Phnum Penh, CambodiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Batdambang, CambodiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sihanoukville, CambodiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Changde, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Changsha, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chongqing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fuzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guangzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guiyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Haikou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hengyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hong Kong, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jingdezhen, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kunming, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Liuzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Meizhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanchang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanning, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Neijiang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Panzhihua, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qujing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shantou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shenzhen, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wenzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xiamen, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yibin, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yueyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zhanjiang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zhaotong, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
The Settlement, Christmas I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
West Island, Cocos Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Moroni, Njazidja, ComorosLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dili, East TimorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lospatos, East TimorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Agana, GuamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aizawl, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Allahabad, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Asansol, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aurangabad, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bangalore, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bhopal, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bhubaneshwar, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Calcutta, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Calicut, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chennai, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cochin, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Coimbatore, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dhanbad, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dharwad, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guwahati, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hyderabad, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Imphal, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Indore, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jabalpur, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jamshedpur, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kurnool, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Madurai, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mangalore, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mumbai, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mysore, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nagpur, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanded, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nashik, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nellore, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Patna, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pune, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Raipur, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ranchi, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Raurkela, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salem, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shiliguri, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Solapur, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Surat, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tiruchchirappalli, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Trivandrum, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Varanasi, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vijayawada, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vishakhapatnam, IndiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ambon, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Balikpapan, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Banda Aceh, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tanjungkarang Telukbetung, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bandung, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Banjarmasin, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bengkulu, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Denpasar, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jakarta, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jambu, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jayapura, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kupang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Malang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Manado, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Medan, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Padang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palembang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palu, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pekanburu, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pontianak, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Samarinda, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Semarang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sorong, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Surabaya, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Surakarta, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ternate, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ujung Pandang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yogyakarta, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Naha, Okinawa, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Garissa, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kisumu, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mombasa, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nairobi, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nakuru, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port-aux-Francais, Kerguelen Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Louangphrabang, LaosLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Savannakhet, LaosLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Viangchan, LaosLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antananarivo, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antsirabe, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antsiranana, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fianarantsoa, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mahajanga, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toamasina, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toliara, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alor Setar, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ipoh, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Johor Bahru, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kota Bharu, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kota Kinabalu, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kuantan, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kuching, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Miri, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sandakan, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sibu, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sri Aman, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tawau, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Male, MaldivesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Louis, MauritiusLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dzaoudzi, MayotteLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palikir, Pohnpei, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Weno, Chuuk, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gurue, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lichinga, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nampula, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pemba, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quelimane, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bassein, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mandalay, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mergui, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Moulmein, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Myitkyina, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pye, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sittwe, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Taunggyi, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tavoy, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yangon, MyanmarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Biratnagar, NepalLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Garapan, Saipan, Northern Mariana Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Koror, PalauLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arawa, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kokopo, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lae, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Madang, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mount Hagen, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Moresby, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wewak, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bacolod, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Baguio, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cagayan de Oro, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cebu, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Davao, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Iloilo, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Manila, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quezon City, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Pedro, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tacloban, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zamboanga, PhilippinesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
St-Denis, ReunionLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Mathurin, Rodrigues I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Victoria, Mahe, SeychellesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Singapore, SingaporeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kismaayo, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Marka, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mogadishu, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Anuradhapura, Sri LankaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Colombo, Sri LankaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Galle, Sri LankaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jaffna, Sri LankaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kalmunai, Sri LankaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kandy, Sri LankaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte, Sri LankaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hsinchu, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kaohsiung, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
T'aichung, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
T'ainan, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
T'aipei, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arusha, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dar Es Salaam, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dodoma, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbeya, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Musoma, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mwanza, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Songea, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mtwara, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tanga, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zanzibar, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bangkok, ThailandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chiang Mai, ThailandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hat Yai, ThailandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nakhon Ratchasima, ThailandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Phuket, ThailandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ubon Ratchathani, ThailandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Udon Thani, ThailandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gulu, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kampala, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbale, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbarara, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Da Nang, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hai Phong, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hanoi, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ho Chi Minh, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hue, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nha Trang, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qui Nhon, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vinh, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1901

Eclipses within two years of 1901

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