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Reference catalogue of southern double stars

Robert Thorburn Ayton Innes

Reference catalogue of southern double stars

by Robert Thorburn Ayton Innes

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Published by Printed for H. M. Stationery off., by Neill & co., limited in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Double stars.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by R. T. A. Innes ; with a preface by David Gill
    SeriesAnnals of the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, vol. II, pt. II
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB4 .C22 vol. 2
    The Physical Object
    PaginationxviA, 314A p.
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6979041M
    LC Control Number06046818
    OCLC/WorldCa14020795

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. In we find that star number 17 in the 10hsec- tion of the “Reference Catalogue of Southern Double Stars” by R. T. A. Innes (Innes, , Figure 5), is Howe 13 in R.A. 10h, showing three measurements (two published in the main catalogue, and a third in the appendix).

      The Washington Visual Double Star Catalog (WDS) is the successor to the Index Catalogue of Visual Double Stars, (IDS; Jeffers & van den Bos, ). Three earlier double star catalogs in the 20th century, those by Burnham (BDS; ), Innes (SDS; ), and Aitken (ADS; ), each covered only a portion of the sky. Both books include double stars visible from both the northern and the southern hemisphere, so for most observers not all of the stars in the books will be accessible. Both are large format books useful in the field but only the Mullaney/Tirion book is spiral bound, allowing it to lie flat on the table. Here are the two books. The Cambridge.

    Andrew James has been interested in double stars since the late s. He is a long-term member, and past President, of the Astronomical Society of New South Wales (ASNSW), and formed its Double Star Section in His interests include the historical backgrounds and works of various discoverers of southern double stars. toriais in the observations of double and variable stars, and to compile a Reference Catalogue of Southern Double Stars (), as well as to continue his researches in mathematical astronomy. In , on Sir David Gill's recommendation, Innes was ap .


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Reference catalogue of southern double stars Paperback – March 6, by Books Group (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, March 6, "Please retry" — — — Paperback — First published: 06 Mar, Reference Catalogue of Southern Double Stars Volume 2, Page 2 of Annals of the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope Volume 2, Part 2 of Annals, Cape of Good Hope Royal Observatory: Compiled by: Robert Thorburn Ayton Innes: Publisher: H.

Stationery Office, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: Reference Catalogue of Southern Double Stars () Height: In Length: In Width: In Weight: lbsThis scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger PublishingA AcentsAcentsa A-Acentsa Acentss Legacy Reprint Series.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Catalogue of southern double stars. [Richard Alfred Rossiter] Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be. adshelp[at] The ADS is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under NASA Cooperative Agreement NNX16AC86ACited by: 7. An astronomical catalogue is a list or tabulation of astronomical objects, typically grouped together because they share a common type, morphology, origin, means of detection, or Reference catalogue of southern double stars book of omical catalogs are usually the result of an astronomical survey of some kind.

The catalogue consists of double star entries, some you may or may not be able to observe from your location. Each entry provides a brief observational history, physical parameters, orbital diagram, finder chart, and ephemeris (where applicable).

The book is surprisingly large - only a little smaller than the Cambridge Double Star s: 8. A star catalogue (Commonwealth English) or star catalog (American English), is an astronomical catalogue that lists astronomy, many stars are referred to simply by catalogue are a great many different star catalogues which have been produced for different purposes over the years, and this article covers only some of the more frequently quoted ones.

Dunlop discovered many attractive double stars and produced a catalog of pairs based on observations he made between and with a speculum-metal, 9-inch f/12 reflecting telescope. However, the systematic cataloging of southern double stars really began in earnest when John Herschel arrived in Africa at the Cape of Good Hope in   "Best" Double Star Book.

- posted in Double Star Observing: I would love to get a really good book for double star observing, but I dont have a lot of money to spend trying to find the right one. I originally purchased Double Stars for Small Telescopes, but I was disappointed in it.

It was pretty much just a listing of thousands of double stars, like a catalog. RC3 — Reference Catalogue, 3rd edition RCW — (R odgers, C ampbell, W hiteoak) RCW Catalogue (A catalogue of Hα-emission regions in the southern Milky Way) RECONS — Research Consortium on Nearby Stars.

James Dunlop's () historic catalog of southern deep sky objects. James Dunlop, A catalogue of nebulae and clusters of stars in the southern hemisphere, observed at Paramatta in New South Wales, by James Dunlop, Esq.

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Vol.pp. Catalog of positions of nebulous objects. Catalog of standard stars for the equinox and epoch based on the Normal Star System N   Provenance This online version of the SAO Catalog was created by the HEASARC in March based on ADC/CDS Catalog I/A, which itself is originally derived from a character-coded machine-readable version of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog (SAO, SAO Staff ) prepared by T.A.

Nagy inand subsequently modified over the next decade or so. star in the constellation Leo. From our southern hemisphere, the less extensive and somewhat more isolated human societies left huge gaps when naming all the southern stars. Throughout human history, more than 90% of people have lived north of the equator, and their cultures had little need to name the southern skies — at least available in written form or verifiable usage.

The amazing Eps 1 + Eps 2 lies just NE of the bright Vega. It has the famous name 'the double-double'. There is a arcminutes gap between the two stars, but each star is a close double of two white stars nearly in contact, of almost equal brightness, but with different position angles.

With the aid of Frances M. "Rete" Greeby he made two catalogues: an Index Catalogue with basic data about each star, and a complete catalogue of observations, with one observation per punched card.

He enlisted Willem van den Bos of Johannesburg to add southern stars, and together they published the Index Catalogue of Visual Double Stars, Our favorite works of Southern literature.

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1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. 2: Gone with the Wind by. Margaret Mitchell. On double identities, recovered pairs, and optical imposters - investigations into some neglected double stars of the Washington Double Star Catalogue Richard Harshaw).

Measures of some neglected southern double stars using the SuperCosmos Database (R Jaworski) pp96. Born Oswego, New York, USA, 19 December Died Bloemfontein, South Africa, 26 January Sharp eyesight allowed Richard Rossiter to discover the largest number of double stars observed by anyone up to his time, while his dedication kept his observatory functional during tough economic times.Index catalogue of visual double stars.

[Hamilton Moore Jeffers] Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization.James Dunlop's () historic catalog of southern deep sky objects.

James Dunlop, A catalogue of nebulae and clusters of stars in the southern hemisphere, observed at Paramatta in New South Wales, by James Dunlop, Esq. Philosophical Transactions of the .