An annular eclipse of the Sun occurs on Sunday 30 April, 2739 UT, with maximum eclipse at 01:27 UT. A large annular eclipse will cover 97% of the Sun, creating a dramatic spectacle for observers in a path up to 133 km wide; it will last 2 minutes and 37 seconds at the point of maximum eclipse.

The annular eclipse lasts for 2 minutes and 37 seconds. Maximum eclipse is at 01:27:19 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 57th eclipse in solar Saros series 150.The surrounding eclipses in this Saros series are:

This Saros series, solar Saros series 150, is linked to lunar Saros series 143. The nearest partner eclipses in that series are:

Eclipse Parameters

UT Date/time (max) 01:27:19 on 30 Apr UT TDT Date/time (max) 02:11:56 on 30 Apr TDT
Saros Series 150 Number in Series 56
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 0.9708
Gamma 0.6157 Path Width (km) 133
Delta T 44m37s Error ± 37m31s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 2m37s
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 22:11:48 UTC.