Record

Reference numberCLP/8i/15
LevelFile
TitlePaper, observations of the solar eclipse on 2 July 1666 by Johannes Hevelius
Date1666
DescriptionIncludes a table of the phases of the solar eclipse observed on 2 July 1666 at Gdansk by Johannes Hevelius. This table was included in Hevelius's letter to Henry Oldenburg dated 19 October 1666.
Subject: Astronomy
LanguageLatin
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCLP/8i/15/2
CLP/8i/15/1
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8253Hevelius; Johannes (1611 - 1687); astronomer1611 - 1687
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView