The total eclipse lasted for 4 minutes and 6 seconds. Maximum eclipse was at 10:50:14 UT.
This is one of several eclipses which have been linked to the crucifixion of Christ, although it would not have been visible from Jerusalem; Wikipedia has an 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 60th eclipse in solar Saros series 59.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:
|UT Date/time (max)||10:50:14 on 19 Mar UT||TDT Date/time (max)||13:40:16 on 19 Mar TDT|
|Saros Series||59||Number in Series||59|
|Penumbral Magnitiude||Central Magnitiude||1.0576|
|Gamma||-0.7168||Path Width (km)||267|
|Delta T||2h50m||Error||± 8m20s (95%)|
|Penumbral Duration||Partial Duration|
|Partial Rating||Total Rating|
Data last updated: 2015-06-21 22:11:42 UTC.