An annular eclipse of the Sun occurs on Wednesday 21 May, 2775 UT, with maximum eclipse at 15:57 UT. A large annular eclipse will cover 98% of the Sun, creating a dramatic spectacle for observers in a path up to 102 km wide; it will last 1 minute and 31 seconds at the point of maximum eclipse.

The annular eclipse lasts for 1 minute and 31 seconds. Maximum eclipse is at 15:57:08 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 59th 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) 15:57:08 on 21 May UT TDT Date/time (max) 16:45:20 on 21 May TDT
Saros Series 150 Number in Series 58
Penumbral Magnitiude Central Magnitiude 0.9804
Gamma 0.7292 Path Width (km) 102
Delta T 48m12s Error ± 40m32s (95%)
Penumbral Duration Partial Duration
Total Duration 1m31s
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.