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Reference numberCLP/8ii/72
LevelItem
TitleLetter, observations of a comet and an eclipse at Philadelphia in Pensylvania by Dr Kearsly
Date1737
DescriptionObservations enclosed in letter from Kearlsy to Peter Collinson

Observations upon the comet that appeared in January and February 1736/7. Also of an eclipse of the sun on 18 February 1737/7 which, in Philadelphia, was largely obscured by clouds.

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as part of 'A collection of observations communicated to the Royal Society, relating to the comet that appear'd in the months of January, February, and March 1736-7'

Subject: Astronomy
LanguageEnglish
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1737.0025
'Philosophical Transactions', vol 40, no 446, p 111
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8428Collinson; Peter (1694 - 1768)1694 - 1768
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