Download PDF by Gary W. Kronk,Maik Meyer,David A. J. Seargent: Cometography: Volume 6, 1983–1993: A Catalog of Comets

By Gary W. Kronk,Maik Meyer,David A. J. Seargent

ISBN-10: 0521872162

ISBN-13: 9780521872164

Cometography is a multi-volume catalog of each comet saw from precedent days as much as the Nineties, while the net took off as a medium of medical checklist. It makes use of the main trustworthy orbits recognized to figure out the distances from the Earth and sunlight on the time of discovery and final remark, in addition to the biggest and smallest angular distance to the solar, such a lot northerly and southerly declination, closest distance to the Earth, and different information, to permit the reader to appreciate every one comet's actual visual appeal. quantity 6, the ultimate quantity within the catalog, covers the observations and pertinent calculations for each comet obvious among 1983 and 1993. The comets are indexed in chronological order, with whole references to guides with regards to every one comet and actual descriptions of every comet's improvement all through its apparition. Cometography is the definitive reference on comets during the a while, for astronomers and historians of science.

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