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Observations of the solar eclipse of July 18, 1860, made at Cambridge, Massachusetts

Benjamin Apthorp Gould

Observations of the solar eclipse of July 18, 1860, made at Cambridge, Massachusetts

by Benjamin Apthorp Gould

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solar eclipses -- 1860.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby B.A. Gould ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB543.60G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 l.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7015378M
    LC Control Number10000954
    OCLC/WorldCa34571336

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Observations of the solar eclipse of July 18, 1860, made at Cambridge, Massachusetts by Benjamin Apthorp Gould Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Earth- and satellite-based coronagraphs make such observations routine. William Huggins recorded observations on 51 occasions in56 in51 in6 inand 3 in So few were recorded in and because he was without a telescope.

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