Reference numberCLP/8i/65
TitlePaper, 'An observation of the satellites of Jupiter communicated by [James] Pound' by Edmond Halley
Date9 July 1714
DescriptionConcerns observations of four satellites between 14:47 and 15:00 on 9 July 1714. Pound describes how 'Jupiter and his satellites appeared very bright and clear (thro a 15 foot glass)'.

Subject: Astronomy

Read to the Royal Society on 15 July 1714
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueEL/P1/112
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6741Pound; James (1669 - 1724); clergyman; East India Company chaplain; astronomer1669 - 1724
NA8423Halley; Edmond (1656 - 1742); astronomer1656 - 1742
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