Annular-Total Eclipse of the Sun: 1703 January 17

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Annular-Total Eclipse of the Sun on 1703 January 17

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-Total Eclipse of the Sun on 1703 January 17

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 an annular or 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 70 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 or totality is highlighted.

LocationAvailable data
Bahia Blanca, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Buenos Aires, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Comodoro Rivadavia, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Concordia, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cordoba, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Corrientes, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Formosa, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mar del Plata, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mendoza, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Neuquen, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Posadas, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rio Cuarto, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rio Gallegos, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rio Grande, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rosario, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Carlos de Bariloche, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Luis, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Fe, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santiago del Estero, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Viedma, ArgentinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aracatuba, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Campinas, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Campo Grande, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Curitiba, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Joinville, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maringa, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pelotas, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Porto Alegre, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rio de Janeiro, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Maria, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sao Paolo, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Uberlandia, BrazilLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Puerto Montt, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Punta Arenas, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Temuco, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Valdivia, ChileLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Stanley, Falkland Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Port-aux-Francais, Kerguelen Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Maseru, LesothoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antananarivo, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antsirabe, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fianarantsoa, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toamasina, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toliara, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Louis, MauritiusLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maputo, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Asuncion, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Concepcion, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cuidad del Este, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Encarnacion, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Pedro, ParaguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
St-Denis, ReunionLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Mathurin, Rodrigues I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Bloemfontein, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cape Town, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Durban, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
East London, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Newcastle, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pietermaritzburg, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Elizabeth, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Grytviken, South GeorgiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbabane, SwazilandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Edinburgh, Tristan da CuhnaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maldonado, UruguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Melo, UruguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Montevideo, UruguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Paysandu, UruguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rivera, UruguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salto, UruguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tacuarembo, UruguayLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1703

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