Total Solar Eclipse since Inscription

Sites which have experienced a Total Solar Eclipse since Inscription.

For graphics that show all eclipses worldwide over 20-year periods:
https://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/SEatlas/SEatlas.html

The best maps for the paths of Totality:
https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/1979
(search by years)

A site was counted if any part of it was under Totality.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Amiens Cathedral 11 August, 1999
Angkor 24 October, 1995
Antigua Guatemala 11 July, 1991
Champaner-Pavagadh 21/22 July, 2009
Champaner-Pavagadh 11 August, 1999
City of Luxembourg 11 August, 1999
Classical Gardens of Suzhou 21/22 July, 2009
Dacian Fortresses 11 August, 1999
Darien National Park 26 February, 1998
Dazu Rock Carvings 21/22 July, 2009
Divrigi 11 August, 1999
Diyarbakir Fortress and Hevsel Gardens 11 August, 1999
Fatehpur Sikri 24 October, 1995
Forts and Castles Gold Coast 29 March, 2006
Frontiers of the Roman Empire 11 August, 1999
Golden Mountains of Altai 29 March, 2006
Golden Mountains of Altai 1 August, 2008
Graz 11 August, 1999
Great Barrier Reef 13/14 November, 2012
Great Smoky Mountains 21 August, 2017
Great Wall 1 August, 2008
Guanajuato 11 July, 1991
Göreme NP 29 March, 2006
Hallstatt-Dachstein 11 August, 1999
Hawaii Volcanoes 11 July, 1991
Huangshan 21/22 July, 2009
Iguacu 3 November, 1994
Iguazu National Park 3 November, 1994
Kaziranga National Park 21/22 July, 2009
Keoladeo National Park 24 October, 1995
Lake Turkana 3 November, 2013
Longmen Grottoes 1 August, 2008
Lopé-Okanda 3 November, 2013
Los Glaciares 11 July, 2010
Los Katios National Park 26 February, 1998
Mahabodhi Temple Complex 21/22 July, 2009
Makli, Thatta 11 August, 1999
Mana Pools 21 June, 2001
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary 21/22 July, 2009
Maulbronn Monastery 11 August, 1999
Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor 1 August, 2008
Meidan Emam, Esfahan 11 August, 1999
Mexico City and Xochimilco 11 July, 1991
Monastery of Horezu 11 August, 1999
Morelia 11 July, 1991
Mount Emei, including Leshan Giant Buddha 21/22 July, 2009
Mountain Railways of India 21/22 July, 2009
Nancy 11 August, 1999
Nasca Lines 3 November, 1994
Oaxaca and Monte Alban 11 July, 1991
Okapi Wildlife Reserve 3 November, 2013
Papahanaumokuakea 8/9 March, 2016
Potosi 3 November, 1994
Puebla 11 July, 1991
Reims 11 August, 1999
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka 21/22 July, 2009
Royal Palaces of Abomey 29 March, 2006
Salzburg 11 August, 1999
Sanchi 21/22 July, 2009
Santa Cruz de Mompox 26 February, 1998
Semmering Railway 11 August, 1999
Speyer Cathedral 11 August, 1999
Strasbourg 11 August, 1999
Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves July 11th, 1991
Teotihuacan 11 July, 1991
Thracian tomb of Sveshtari 11 August, 1999
Tropical Rainforest Sumatra 8/9 March, 2016
Upper Svaneti 29 March, 2006
Völklingen Ironworks 11 August, 1999
Wet Tropics of Queensland 13/14 November, 2012
Willemstad 26 February, 1998
Xanthos-Letoon 29 March, 2006
Xidi and Hongcun 21/22 July, 2009
Yakushima 21/22 July, 2009
Yellowstone 21 August, 2017

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  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
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