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Notes on the Aurora Australis of the 8th June, 1864
Abbott, Francis (1864) Notes on the Aurora Australis of the 8th June, 1864. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. p. 54.
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At 8 hours p.m., a distinguished feature of a rich and rare Aurora appeared, commencing in the horizon about 20 degrees E.S,E., forming an angle of about 20° to the equator, at which point it took a path bordering on the equator nearly due east and west.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||p. 54|
|Additional Information:||In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.|
|Date Deposited:||07 Sep 2012 06:29|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:42|
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