Explanatory Supplement to the Astronomical Almanac

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P. Kenneth Seidelmann
University Science Books, 2006 - Science - 752 pages
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The Explanatory Supplement provides a detailed description of how to perform practical astronomy or spherical astronomy. This completely revised and rewritten edition is an authoritative source on astronomical phenomena and calendars. Although this paperback edition carries a 2006 copyright date, it is the same material published in 1992 hardcover edition.
  

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Contents

INTRODUCTION TO POSITIONAL ASTRONOMY
1
TIME
39
CELESTIAL REFERENCE SYSTEMS
95
TERRESTRIAL COORDINATES
199
ORBITAL EPHEMERIDES
279
ORBITAL EPHEMERIDES OF RINGS AND SATELLITES
325
ORBITAL EPHEMERIDES AND RINGS OF SATELLITES
327
PHYSICAL EPHEMERIDES OF THE SUN MOON PLANETS
383
STARS AND STELLAR SYSTEMS
505
COMPUTATIONAL TECHNIQUES
541
CALENDARS
575
HISTORICAL INFORMATION
609
RELATED PUBLICATIONS
667
REFERENCE DATA
693
GLOSSARY
721
INDEX
741

ECLIPSES OF THE SUN AND MOON
421
ASTRONOMICAL PHENOMENA
475

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Astronomical Times
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