An annular eclipse of the Sun occurred on Tuesday 15 October, 1697 UT (5 Oct, 1697 Old Style), with maximum eclipse at 01:33 UT. A small annular eclipse covered only 92% of the Sun in a very broad path, 441 km wide at maximum, and lasted 7 minutes and 12 seconds.

The annular eclipse lasted for 7 minutes and 12 seconds. Maximum eclipse was at 01:33:33 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 48th eclipse in solar Saros series 119.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

This Saros series, solar Saros series 119, is linked to lunar Saros series 112. The nearest partner eclipses in that series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 01:33:33 on 15 Oct UT TDT Date/time (max) 01:33:41 on 15 Oct TDT
Saros Series 119 Number in Series 47
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 0.9236
Gamma -0.7603 Path Width (km) 441
Delta T 0m08s Error ± 0m39s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 7m12s
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 22:11:46 UTC.