Record

Reference numberCLP/9ii/25
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Observations of lattitudes and variation taken on board the Hartford in her passage from Java Head to St Hellena' by unknown author
Date[1732]
DescriptionData 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.
LanguageEnglish
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0058
Related records in the catalogueRBO/18/6
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8423Halley; Edmond (1656 - 1742); astronomer1656 - 1742
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