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Annual parallax of fixed stars, 1807

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/183

Scope and Contents

A translation by Margaret Maskelyne of 'Enquiries of Guiseppe Piazzi respecting the annual parallax of some of the principal fixed stars', including 'calculations of the time of the fixed stars in declination'; observations of Aldebaran, Capella, Sirius, Procyon, Arcturus, Alpha Lyrae and Antares; and a summary of the observations.


  • Creation: 1807


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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2005-11-07 11:22:49+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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