Total Eclipse of the Sun: 1850 August 07-08

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Total Eclipse of the Sun on 1850 August 07-08

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 1850 August 07-08

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 111 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
Pago Pago, American SamoaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nassau, BahamasLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belize, BelizeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belmopan, BelizeLocal CircumstancesAnimation
George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Barranquilla, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cali, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cartagena, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ibague, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Medellin, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pasto, ColombiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Pereira, ColumbiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Limon, Costa RicaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Jose, Costa RicaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Camaguey, CubaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Havana, CubaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santiago de Cuba, CubaLocal 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
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Galapagos Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Guatemala City, GuatemalaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Quezaltenango, GuatemalaLocal 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
Akita, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Niigata, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sapporo, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sendai, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Shizuoka, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tokyo, JapanLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bairiki, KiribatiLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Delap-Uliga-Djarrit, Marshall Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Acapulco, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cancun, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chihuahua, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ciudad Juarez, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Culiacan, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Durango, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Guadalajara, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hermosillo, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
La Paz, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leon, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Matamoros, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Merida, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Mexico City, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Monterrey, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oaxaco, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Puebla, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Luis Potosi, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tampico, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tepic, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tijuana, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Torreon, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Veracruz, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Villahermosa, MexicoLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Palikir, Pohnpei, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Weno, Chuuk, MicronesiaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Yaren, NauruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leon, NicaraguaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Managua, NicaraguaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
David, PanamaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Panama City, PanamaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arawa, Papua New GuineaLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Chiclayo, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Piura, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tumbes, PeruLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Honiara, Solomon Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Fakaofo, TokelauLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Vaiaku, TuvaluLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Adak, AK, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Phoenix, AZ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tucson, AZ, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fresno, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Los Angeles, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sacremento, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Diego, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Francisco, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Jose, CA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Miami, FL, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hilo, HI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Honolulu, HI, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Baton Rouge, LA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
New Orleans, LA, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Carson City, NV, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Las Vegas, NV, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Albuquerque, NM, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Santa Fe, NM, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Eugene, OR, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Portland, OR, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salem, OR, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Austin, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dallas, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Fort Worth, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
El Paso, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Houston, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
San Antonio, TX, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Salt Lake City, UT, United StatesLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maracaibo, VenezuelaLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1850

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