Record

Reference numberCLP/8i/37
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'Helio-cometes et seleno-cometes' [The sun-comet and the moon-comet] by Johann Christoph Sturm
Date1689
DescriptionAccount of an appearance of the sun and moon emitting long tails streaching to the horizon. Obsrved on the 8 December at Altorff near to Nurnberg. Phenomenon lasted all night, the sun arising the next morning with a similar tail.
Read to the Royal Society 2 April 1689
Subject: Astronomy
LanguageLatin
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionPencil on paper
Ink on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCLP/8i/37/2
CLP/8i/37/1
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