Observations with the Meridian Photometer During the Years 1879-82

Observations with the Meridian Photometer During the Years 1879-82

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 edition. Excerpt: ... Pickering Nov. 13.7 0.0 2.1 Edmands Sept. 14 + 0.1 2.2 Edmands Sept. 14 + 0.2 2.3 Edmands Sept. 16-0.8 1.3 Edmands Oct. 14--0.3 1.8 Edmands Oct. 14-0.1 2.0 Howard Nov. 14 + 0.4 2.5 Howard Nov. 12 + 0.4 2.5 Howard _ Dec. 12 + 0.2 2.3 Chandler Oct. 13 + 0.3 2.4 Chandler Nov.-14 + 0.2 2.3 Chandler Nov. 12 + 0.2 2.3 PAGE CHAPTER VII. ANCIENT CATALOGUES _.............. 329 Ptolemy and Sufi, 329. Table XXXIV. Identification of Doubtful Objects, 333. Remarks, 337. Table XXXV. Differences between Sufi and Ulugh Beg, 341. Table XXXVI. Scale of Magnitude, 343. CHAPTER VIII. CATALOGUES or SIR WILLIAM AND Sm JOHN HERsoHEL.. 345 Sir William Hen-schel's published and unpublished Catalogues, 345. His Method of Observation, 346. Table XXXVII. Index to Catalogues of W. Herschel, 347. Table XXXVIII. Values of Symbols used by Herschel, 349. Table XXXIX. Values of Various Symbols, 350. Table XL. Large Residuals in Observations of W. Herschel, 351. Observations of Sir J. F. W. Herschel, 354. Table XLI. Scale of J. Herschel, 355. CHAPTER IX. MODERN CATALOGUES............... 357 Struve's Observations, 357. Table XLII. Scale of Struve, 359. Table XLIII. Scale of the Uranometria Nova, 360. Table XLIV. Scale of Heis, 361. Table XLV. Scale of Durchmusterung, 362. Table XLVI. Scale of Behrmann, 364. Table XLVII. Scale of the Uranometria Argentina, 365. Table XLVIII. Scale of Houzeau, 367. Observations of Professor Rogers, 368. Table XLIX. Scale of Rogers, 369. Table L. Large Residuals, 370. Table LI. Scale of Flammarion, 371. Observations of Seidel, 373. Table LII. Comparison of Photometric Results, 374. Observations of W'olfl', 374. Table LIII. Scale of Wolfi, 375. Observations of Peirce, 376. CHAPTER X. ADDITIONAL SERIES or Monsan OBSERVATIONS.........show more

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  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 254g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236820215
  • 9781236820211