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Recent measures of " A. Centauri."
Biggs, Alfred Barrett (1889) Recent measures of " A. Centauri.". Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. p. 106.
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As an illustration of the efficiency of the Micrometer described in my former paper, I give the following series of measures, in their order, extending from 26th May to 21st November, 1888 for Alpha Centauri. I also give for comparison, measures taken with the Filar Micrometer, from 19th March to 26th May, 1888; and from 19th September to 21st November, 1888.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||p. 106|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|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:||10 Dec 2012 02:35|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:46|
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