Text-book on Spherical Astronomy

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CUP Archive, 1947 - Spherical astronomy - 430 pages
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Contents

CHAPTER
1
CHAPTER
25
Example 80 Hour angle of a heavenly body 81 Rising and setting
29
CHAPTER m
42
Refraction
58
The Meridian Circle
74
Planetary Motions
98
Introduction 57 Keplers first law 58 Keplers second
118
CHAPTER X
226
and declination of a star 133 The effect of precession on right ascension
245
Definition of proper motion 145 Relation between proper motion
257
CHAPTER
278
The photographic refractor 159 The tangent plane 160 Standard
297
CHAPTER XIII
314
CHAPTER XIV
340
Visual binary stars 188 The micrometer 189 The elements of
346

CHAPTER VI
136
Planetary Phenomena and Heliographio Coordinates
160
Photographic observations of minor planets and comets
170
CHAPTER
178
Parallax
195
motions Kapteyns method 172 The reduction of relative to absolute
211
CHAPTER XV
368
Occultations of stars by the moon 203 The geometrical conditions
387
The Method of Dependences
404
Stellar Magnitudes
414
Appendix A Astronomical Constants
420

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