The total eclipse lasted for 6 minutes and 4 seconds. Maximum eclipse was at 14:22:26 UT.
This may be the "Eclipse of Thales", supposedly predicted in advance by Thales of Miletus. If so, it could be the earliest eclipse whose coming was known in advance. However, it not certain that this is the correct eclipse, or even that Thales did in fact make such a prediction. See Wikipedia's article on the subject.
This map sourced from NASA's Eclipse Web Site shows the visibility of the total solar eclipse. It also shows the broader area in which a partial eclipse was seen. (Click on it for the full-sized version.)
This eclipse season contains 2 eclipses:
This was the 33rd eclipse in solar Saros series 57.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:
|UT Date/time (max)||14:22:26 on 28 May UT||TDT Date/time (max)||19:28:50 on 28 May TDT|
|Saros Series||57||Number in Series||32|
|Penumbral Magnitiude||Central Magnitiude||1.0798|
|Gamma||0.3201||Path Width (km)||271|
|Delta T||5h06m||Error||± 15m06s (95%)|
|Penumbral Duration||Partial Duration|
|Partial Rating||Total Rating|
Data last updated: 2015-06-21 22:11:41 UTC.