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" I ever have found a more seasonable opportunity to test the practical value of my conceptions, than now in employing them for the determination of the orbit of the planet Ceres, which during these forty-one days had described a geocentric arc of only... "
Theory of the Motion of the Heavenly Bodies Moving about the Sun in Conic ... - Page xv
by Carl Friedrich Gauss - 1857 - 326 pages
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Astronomical Discovery

Herbert Hall Turner - Aberration - 1904 - 225 pages
...tracked out in a region of the sky far removed from its original position? The first application of this method was made in the month of October 1801, and the first clear night, when the planet was looked for by the help of the ephemeris I had made, revealed the truant to the observer. Three new...
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Dynamic Data Assimilation: A Least Squares Approach, Volume 13

John M. Lewis, S. Lakshmivarahan, Sudarshan Dhall - Mathematics - 2006 - 654 pages
...described a geocentric arc of only 3 degrees, and after the lapse of a year must be looked for in the region of the heavens very remote from that in which...first clear night, when the planet was sought for as deduced by the numbers deduced from it, restored the fugitive to observation. (Gauss 1963, xv) Brief...
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