Annular Eclipse of the Sun: 1503 September 20

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Annular Eclipse of the Sun on 1503 September 20

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 1503 September 20

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 370 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
Tirana, AlbaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Algiers, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Annaba, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Batna, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bechar, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bejaia, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ech Chelif, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
El Oued, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Laghouat, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oran, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ouargla, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Setif, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tamanrasset, AlgeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Andorra la Vella, AndorraLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Benguela, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cabinda, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Huambo, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luanda, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lubango, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luena, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Malanje, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Namibe, AngolaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Georgetown, Ascension I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Cotonou, BeninLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Natitingou, BeninLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Parakou, BeninLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Porto-Novo, BeninLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mostar, Bosnia-HercegovinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Francistown, BotswanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gaborone, BotswanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ghanzi, BotswanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maun, BotswanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tshabong, BotswanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bobo Dioulasso, Burkino FasoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ouagadougou, Burkina FasoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ouahigouya, Burkino FasoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bujumbura, BurundiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gitega, BurundiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bamenda, CameroonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bertoua, CameroonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Douala, CameroonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Garoua, CameroonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maroua, CameroonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ngaoundere, CameroonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yaounde, CameroonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bangassou, Central African RepublicLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bangui, Central African RepublicLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Berberati, Central African RepublicLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bouar, Central African RepublicLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bria, Central African RepublicLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Abeche, ChadLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Faya, ChadLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mao, ChadLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Moundou, ChadLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ndjamena, ChadLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sarh, ChadLocal CircumstancesAnimation
The Settlement, Christmas I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
West Island, Cocos Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Moroni, Njazidja, ComorosLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bukavu, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gemena, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kalemie, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kananga, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kikwit, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kisangani, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Matadi, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbuji-Mayi, Democratic Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Brazzaville, Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Owando, Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pointe-Noire, Republic of CongoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Abidjan, Cote d'IvoireLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bouake, Cote d'IvoireLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Daloa, Cote d'IvoireLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Korhogo, Cote d'IvoireLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yamoussoukro, Cote d'IvoireLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Split, CroatiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zadar, CroatiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Limassol, CyprusLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nicosia, CyprusLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Djibouti, DjiboutiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alexandria, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aswan, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Asyut, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cairo, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
El Minya, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Giza, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luxor, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Said, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qena, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sohag, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Suez, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tanta, EgyptLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bata, Equatorial GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Malabo, Equatorial GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Asmara, EritreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Addis Ababa, EthiopiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dire Dawa, EthiopiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gonder, EthiopiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mek'ele, EthiopiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ajaccio, Corsica, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bastia, Corsica, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bordeaux, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Clermont-Ferrand, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Grenoble, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Limoges, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lyon, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Marseille, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Montpellier, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nice, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
St-Etienne, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toulouse, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Franceville, GabonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Libreville, GabonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oyem, GabonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port-Gentil, GabonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gaza, GazaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Accra, GhanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kumasi, GhanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tamale, GhanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tema, GhanaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gibraltar, GibraltarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Athens, GreeceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Iraklion, Crete, GreeceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Larisa, GreeceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Patras, GreeceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Thessaloniki, GreeceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Volos, GreeceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Conakry, GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kankan, GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nzerekore, GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bissau, Guinea-BissauLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Be'er Sheva, IsraelLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Haifa, IsraelLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jerusalem, IsraelLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IsraelLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bari, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bologna, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cagliari, Sardinia, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Catania, Sicily, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Florence, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Genoa, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Messina, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Naples, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palermo, Sicily, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rome, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sassari, Sardinia, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Taranto, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Turin, ItalyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Al 'Aqabah, JordanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Amman, JordanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Irbid, JordanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Garissa, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kisumu, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mombasa, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nairobi, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nakuru, KenyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port-aux-Francais, Kerguelen Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Beirut, LebanonLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maseru, LesothoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Monrovia, LiberiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ajdabiya, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Al Bayda, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Banghazi, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Darnah, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Misratah, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sabha, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tobruk, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tripoli, LibyaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bitola, MacedoniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Skopje, MacedoniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Veles, MacedoniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antananarivo, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antsirabe, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antsiranana, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fianarantsoa, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mahajanga, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toamasina, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Toliara, MadagascarLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Blantyre, MalawiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lilongwe, MalawiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mzuzu, MalawiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bamako, MaliLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gao, MaliLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kayes, MaliLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mopti, MaliLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Segou, MaliLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sikasso, MaliLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Valletta, MaltaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zouerat, MauritaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Louis, MauritiusLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dzaoudzi, MayotteLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Monaco-Ville, MonacoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Agadir, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Casablanca, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Er Rachidia, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fez, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Marrakech, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ouarzazate, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oujda, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rabat, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tanger, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tan-Tan, MoroccoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Beira, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chimoio, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gurue, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Inhambane, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lichinga, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maputo, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nampula, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pemba, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quelimane, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tete, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xai-Xai, MozambiqueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Keetmanshoop, NamibiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rundu, NamibiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Walvis Bay, NamibiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Windhoek, NamibiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Agadez, NigerLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arlit, NigerLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maradi, NigerLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Niamey, NigerLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tahoua, NigerLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zinder, NigerLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Abuja, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Benin City, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ibadan, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ilorin, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jimeta, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jos, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kaduna, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kano, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lagos, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maiduguri, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Harcourt, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sokoto, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zaria, NigeriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salalah, OmanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Braga, PortugalLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Coimbra, PortugalLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Faro, PortugalLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lisbon, PortugalLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Porto, PortugalLocal CircumstancesAnimation
St-Denis, ReunionLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Mathurin, Rodrigues I.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Butare, RwandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Byumba, RwandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cyangugu, RwandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kigali, RwandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jamestown, St HelenaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Marino, San MarinoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sao Tome, Sao Tome and PrincipeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Al Madinah, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ar'ar, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Buraydah, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hafar al Batin, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ha'il, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jeddah, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Khamis Mushayt, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mecca, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Riyadh, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tabuk, Saudi ArabiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tambacounda, SenegalLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Niksic, Serbia and MontenegroLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Podgorica, Serbia and MontenegroLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pristina, Serbia and MontenegroLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Prizren, Serbia and MontenegroLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Victoria, Mahe, SeychellesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bo, Sierra LeoneLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Freetown, Sierra LeoneLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sefadu, Sierra LeoneLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Berbera, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Boosaaso, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hargeysa, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kismaayo, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Marka, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mogadishu, SomaliaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bloemfontein, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cape Town, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Durban, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
East London, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Johannesburg, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kimberley, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nelspruit, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Newcastle, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pietermaritzburg, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pietersburg, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Elizabeth, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pretoria, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Upington, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Welkom, South AfricaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
A Coruna, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alicante, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Barcelona, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bilbao, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cordoba, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gijon, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Granada, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Madrid, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Malaga, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Murcia, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sevilla, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Valencia, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Valladolid, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vigo, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zaragoza, SpainLocal CircumstancesAnimation
El Fasher, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
El Obeid, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Atbara, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Juba, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kadugli, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kassala, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Khartoum, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Malakal, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nyala, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Sudan, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rabak, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wad Medani, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wau, SudanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbabane, SwazilandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Al Ladhiqiyah, SyriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Damascus, SyriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hims, SyriaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arusha, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dar Es Salaam, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dodoma, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kigoma, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbeya, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Musoma, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mwanza, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Songea, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mtwara, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tanga, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zanzibar, TanzaniaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Atakpame, TogoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lome, TogoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sokode, TogoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gabes, TunisiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sfax, TunisiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sousse, TunisiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tunis, TunisiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Antalya, TurkeyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Izmir, TurkeyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gulu, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kampala, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbale, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mbarara, UgandaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nablus, West BankLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Laayoune, Western SaharaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aden, YemenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Al Hudaydah, YemenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Al Mukalla, YemenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San'a, YemenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ta'izz, YemenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chipata, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kabwe, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kasama, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Livingstone, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lusaka, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mansa, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mongu, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ndola, ZambiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bulawayo, ZimbabweLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gweru, ZimbabweLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Harare, ZimbabweLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mutare, ZimbabweLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1503

Eclipses within two years of 1503

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