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Reference numberEL/F1/87
LevelItem
TitleJohn Flamsteed, dated at Derby, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorFlamsteed; John (1646-1719); astronomer; astronomer royal
Date25 July 1672
DescriptionSends corrections for his observations of Jupiter printed in 'Philosophical Transactions' (vol 7, no 82, p 4036) (see EL/F1/85); sends an account of the observations of the moon and the star cluster Pleiades (EL/F1/88); concerning recent transit of Mars; states that family commitments have meant that there is less time for making observations
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originDerby, Derbyshire, England
Origin coordinates52.92277, -1.47663
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 9, p 158
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/186e0627-bea8-4f09-a296-2c100d3bb94d
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8219Flamsteed; John (1646 - 1719); astronomer1646 - 1719
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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