A hybrid eclipse of the Sun occurred on Friday 22 May, 1705 UT (11 May, 1705 Old Style), with maximum eclipse at 19:54 UT. The Sun was darkened for 1 minute and 32 seconds by a dramatic hybrid eclipse covering a narrow path at most 51 km wide. This was a sight worth seeing.

The hybrid eclipse lasted for 1 minute and 32 seconds. Maximum eclipse was at 19:54:57 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 hybrid 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 3 eclipses:

This was the 36th eclipse in solar Saros series 123.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

This Saros series, solar Saros series 123, is linked to lunar Saros series 116. The nearest partner eclipses in that series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 19:54:57 on 22 May UT TDT Date/time (max) 19:55:06 on 22 May TDT
Saros Series 123 Number in Series 35
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 1.0147
Gamma -0.1525 Path Width (km) 51
Delta T 0m09s Error ± 0m09s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 1m32s
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.