|Title||Paper, 'Observations of lattitudes and variation taken on board the Hartford in her passage from Java Head to St Hellena' by unknown author|
|Description||Data relating to the variation of the magnetic needle at various latitudes during a journey from Java Head [Tanjung Layar, Java, Indonesia] to St Hellena [Saint Helena].|
Subject: Magnetism / Navigation
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observations of latitude and variation, taken on board the Hartford, in her passage from Java Head to St. Hellena. Anno Dom. 1731/32. communicated by Edmund Halley, LL. D. Regius Astronomer at Greenwich'.
Communicated by Edmund Halley. Read to the Royal Society on 16 November 1732.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0058|
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/18/6|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8423||Halley; Edmond (1656 - 1742); astronomer||1656 - 1742 |