Annular Eclipse of the Sun: 1561 August 10-11

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Annular Eclipse of the Sun on 1561 August 10-11

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 1561 August 10-11

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 208 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
Pago Pago, American SamoaLocal 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
Bandar Seri Begawan, BruneiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Waitangi, Chatham Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Changde, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Changsha, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Changzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chengdu, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chongqing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dalian, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fuzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guangzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guiyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Haikou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Handan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hangzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hengyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hong Kong, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Huainan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jiaxing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jinan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jingdezhen, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jining, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lanzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lianyungang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Liuzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luoyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Meizhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanchang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanchong, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanjing, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nanning, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Neijiang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ningbo, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pingdingshan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qingdao, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shanghai, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shantou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shenzhen, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shijiazhuang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Suzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Weinan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wenzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wuhan, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wuhu, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Wuxi, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xiamen, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xi'an, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xinxiang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Xuzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yantai, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yibin, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yueyang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zhanjiang, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zhengzhou, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Zibo, ChinaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Avarua, Rarotonga, Cook Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Dili, East TimorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lospatos, East TimorLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Suva, Viti Levu, FijiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Papeete, Tahiti, French PolynesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Agana, GuamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ambon, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Balikpapan, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Banjarmasin, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Denpasar, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jambu, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Jayapura, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kupang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Malang, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Manado, IndonesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palu, 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
Fukuoka, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hiroshima, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kagoshima, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kanazawa, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kitakyushu, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kumamoto, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kyoto, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nagoya, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Naha, Okinawa, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Niigata, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Okayama, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Osaka, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sendai, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shizuoka, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tokyo, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bairiki, KiribatiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Haeju, North KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
P'yongyang, North KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kwangju, South KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pusan, South KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Seoul, South KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Taegu, South KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Taejon, South KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ulsan, South KoreaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kota Kinabalu, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kuching, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Miri, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sandakan, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sibu, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sri Aman, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tawau, MalaysiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Delap-Uliga-Djarrit, Marshall Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Palikir, Pohnpei, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Weno, Chuuk, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yaren, NauruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Noumea, New CaledoniaLocal 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
Invercargill, 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
Alofi, NiueLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kingston, Norfolk I.Local 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
Adamstown, Pitcairn Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Apia, SamoaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Honiara, Solomon Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Hsinchu, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kaohsiung, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
T'aichung, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
T'ainan, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
T'aipei, TaiwanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fakaofo, TokelauLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nuku'alofa, TongaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Vaiaku, TuvaluLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luganville, VanuatuLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Port Vila, VanuatuLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Da Nang, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nha Trang, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Qui Nhon, VietnamLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mata'utu, Wallis and Futuna Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1561

Eclipses within two years of 1561

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