Burckhardt, Johann Karl, 1773 - 1825 (astronomer)
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Comparisons made with P.A. Hansen's 'Tables de la Lune', including correspondence on J.R. Hind's comparison of Hansen's and J.K. Burckhardt's tables, and comparisons of tabular places with observations made with the transit circle and altazimuth, 1847-1858 inclusive.
Computations by H. Breen on observations made at Greenwich, Cambridge, Edinburgh and the Cape, concerning the constant of lunar parallax. Some of the computations relate to the theories of J.K. Burckhardt and J.C. Adams.
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