An annular eclipse of the Sun occurs on Monday 22 September, 2397 UT, with maximum eclipse at 00:06 UT. A large annular eclipse will cover 97% of the Sun, creating a dramatic spectacle for observers in a path up to 118 km wide; it will last 2 minutes and 34 seconds at the point of maximum eclipse.

The annular eclipse lasts for 2 minutes and 34 seconds. Maximum eclipse is at 00:06:29 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 will be seen. (Click on it for the full-sized version.)

Eclipse Season and Saros Series

This eclipse season contains 2 eclipses:

This is the 13th eclipse in solar Saros series 160.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

This Saros series, solar Saros series 160, is linked to lunar Saros series 153. The nearest partner eclipses in that series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 00:06:29 on 22 Sep UT TDT Date/time (max) 00:23:55 on 22 Sep TDT
Saros Series 160 Number in Series 12
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 0.9728
Gamma -0.5892 Path Width (km) 118
Delta T 17m26s Error ± 13m50s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 2m34s
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 22:11:47 UTC.