Elements of Practical Astronomy

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MacMillan Company, 1899 - Spherical astronomy - 259 pages
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Contents

CHAPTER
1
Systems of coordinates
7
CHAPTER II
15
CHAPTER III
23
Refraction
32
Semidiameter Of the moon
38
CHAPTER V
65
The level
79
Corrections to sextant readings
96
Determination of geographical latitude
109
Determination of geographical longitude
115
Determination of time
146
CHAPTER VIII
167
CHAPTER IX
175
CHAPTER X
191
Azimuth by Polaris observed at any hour angle
199

CHAPTER VI
89

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