A partial eclipse of the Sun occurred on Tuesday 12 June, 1714 UT (1 Jun, 1714 Old Style), with maximum eclipse at 04:39 UT. A moderate partial eclipse, with 70% of the Sun covered for viewers closest to the center, created an interesting spectacle.

Maximum eclipse was at 04:39:51 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 partial solar eclipse. (Click on it for the full-sized version.)

Eclipse Season and Saros Series

This eclipse season contains 3 eclipses:

This was the 6th eclipse in solar Saros series 142.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

This Saros series, solar Saros series 142, is linked to lunar Saros series 135. The nearest partner eclipses in that series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 04:39:51 on 12 Jun UT TDT Date/time (max) 04:40:01 on 12 Jun TDT
Saros Series 142 Number in Series 5
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 0.6976
Gamma -1.161 Path Width (km) 0
Delta T 0m10s Error ± 0m08s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration
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.