A total eclipse of the Sun occurred on 11 July, 1097 UT Old Style, with maximum eclipse at 20:59 UT. A dramatic total eclipse plunged the Sun into darkness for 5 minutes and 1 second at maximum, creating an amazing spectacle for observers in a broad path up to 239 km wide.

The total eclipse lasted for 5 minutes and 1 second. Maximum eclipse was at 20:59:08 UT.

Overview Map

This map sourced from NASA Goddard Space flight Center: GSFC Eclipse Web SiteGSFC Eclipse Web Site
The primary source of all the information on eclipses presented here at Hermit Eclipse. [NASA Goddard Space flight Center]
https://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse.html
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.)

Eclipse Season and Saros Series

This eclipse season contains 2 eclipses:

This was the 41st eclipse in solar Saros series 102.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 20:59:08 on 11 Jul UT TDT Date/time (max) 21:17:18 on 11 Jul TDT
Saros Series 102 Number in Series 40
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 1.0667
Gamma 0.4099 Path Width (km) 239
Delta T 18m10s Error ± 1m21s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 5m01s
Partial Rating Total Rating

Note that while all dates and times on this site (except where noted) are in UT, which is within a second of civil time, the dates and times shown in NASA's eclipse listingsGSFC Eclipse Web Site
The primary source of all the information on eclipses presented here at Hermit Eclipse. [NASA Goddard Space flight Center]
https://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse.html
are in the TDT timescale.

Data last updated: 2015-06-21 22:11:44 UTC.