- 808 pages
- Reduction of the Observations of the Moon, Made at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, from 1750 to 1830, Vol. 2
- George Biddell Airy
- 20 January 2019 George Biddell Airy
Excerpt From Reduction Of The Observations Of The Moon, Made At The Royal Observatory, Greenwich, From 1750 To 1830, Vol 2 Computed By Order Of The Lords Commissioners Of The Treasury Containing Investigation Of Moon S North Polar Distance, Comparison Of Moon S Observed And Tabular PlaceObserved At Transit Of Center Correction Applied For Defective Illumination, 4 16 Increase Of Nchokengtitiktitikchokengd During Passage Of Semidiameter 82 This Is Not Applied To Form The Numbers In The Columns Geocentric N P D Of Limb, Geocentric N P D Of Center Which, Therefore, In This Instance, Represent The N P D Of Limb And Center At Transit Of Center In Dr Bradley S Ms Observations, The Reading By Interior Divisions Has Been Altered From 20 To To Make It Agree With The Reading By Exterior Divisions Here, The Unaltered Reading By Interior Divisions Is Used.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.