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Computations, 1831 - 1839

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/557

Scope and Contents

Computations, comprised mainly of comparisons between J. Pond and Airy's calculations of the right ascension of clock stars and planets, the meantime of the Moon's transit, and the Moon's horizontal equation of parallax and north polar distance. There are also reductions of zenith distances with the mural circle.

Dates

  • 1831 - 1839

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

C6/25

Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:50:13+00:00

Includes index.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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