An annular eclipse of the Sun occurred on Thursday 3 December, 1592 UT (23 Nov, 1592 Old Style), with maximum eclipse at 23:05 UT. A small annular eclipse covered only 92% of the Sun in a very broad path, 401 km wide at maximum, and lasted 11 minutes and 36 seconds.

The annular eclipse lasted for 11 minutes and 36 seconds. Maximum eclipse was at 23:05:14 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 annular 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 49th eclipse in solar Saros series 116.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

This Saros series, solar Saros series 116, is linked to lunar Saros series 109. The nearest partner eclipses in that series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 23:05:14 on 3 Dec UT TDT Date/time (max) 23:07:16 on 3 Dec TDT
Saros Series 116 Number in Series 48
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 0.9159
Gamma 0.6102 Path Width (km) 401
Delta T 2m02s Error ± 0m39s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 11m36s
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 22:11:45 UTC.