Partial Eclipse of the Sun: 1888 August 07

Global Circumstances and Animation

Global Visibility of the Partial Eclipse of the Sun on 1888 August 07

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 Partial Eclipse of the Sun on 1888 August 07

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. The UT time is shown in the upper right-hand corner of the diagram.

Local Circumstances and Animations

Diagrams showing the configuration of the eclipse including the local circumstances are available for the 85 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.

LocationAvailable data
Antwerp, BelgiumLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bruges, BelgiumLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Brussels, BelgiumLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Charleroi, BelgiumLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ghent, BelgiumLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Liege, BelgiumLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Namur, BelgiumLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alborg, DenmarkLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Arhus, DenmarkLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Copenhagen, DenmarkLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Esbjerg, DenmarkLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Odense, DenmarkLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Torshavn, Faroe Is.Local CircumstancesAnimation
Oulu, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rovaniemi, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tampere, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Turku, FinlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lille, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rheims, FranceLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bielefeld, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bremen, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dortmund, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dusseldorf, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hamburg, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Hannover, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kiel, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Koln, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rostock, GermanyLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ittoqqortoormiit, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Station Nord, GreenlandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Akureyri, IcelandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Reykjavik, IcelandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Dublin, IrelandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sligo, IrelandLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Luxembourg, LuxembourgLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Amsterdam, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Eindhoven, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Enschede, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Groningen, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Maastricht, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Nijmegen, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Rotterdam, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
The Hague, NetherlandsLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Alesund, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bergen, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Bodo, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kristiansand, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Oslo, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Stavanger, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Tromso, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Trondheim, NorwayLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Murmansk, Russian FederationLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Longyearbyen, SvalbardLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Gavle, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Goteborg, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Visby, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Helsingborg, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Karlstad, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kiruna, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lulea, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Malmo, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Ostersund, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Stockholm, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Sundsvall, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Umea, SwedenLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aberdeen, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Aberystwyth, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Belfast, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Birmingham, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Carlisle, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Douglas, Isle of Man, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Edinburgh, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Glasgow, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Inverness, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kingston upon Hull, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Kirkwall, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leeds, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Leicester, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Lerwick, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Liverpool, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
London, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Londonderry, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Manchester, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Newcastle upon Tyne, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation
Norwich, United KingdomLocal CircumstancesAnimation

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Eclipses in 1888

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