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Reference numberEL/F1/108
LevelItem
TitleExtract of letter from John Flamsteed to John Collins
CreatorFlamsteed; John (1646-1719); astronomer; astronomer royal
Date14 December 1674
DescriptionStates that he has calculated new solar numbers; questioning whether the refraction in Cassini's tables is accurate; discussing calculations for the equation of the Earth's motion to determine the equation of the Earth's orb
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 9, no 110, p 219
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/89d50012-1ad0-4453-a030-93d5d40346eb
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8219Flamsteed; John (1646 - 1719); astronomer1646 - 1719
NA2898Collins; John (1625 - 1683); Mathematician1625 - 1683
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