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Reference numberEL/H2/26
LevelItem
TitleJohannes Hevelius, dated at Danzig (Gdansk), to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorHevelius; Johannes (1611-1687); astronomer
Date19 June 1671
DescriptionObservations of the occultation of Saturn by the moon on 1 June 1671
Read to the Royal Society on 2 November 1671
LanguageLatin
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originGda?sk, Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland
Origin coordinates54.35205, 18.64637
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 8, p 85
Transcription in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 6, no 78, p 3027
LBO/4/326 for figure of occultation of Saturn by the moon
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/f6fc52ff-1e0f-47e1-bef1-f071c4c6cdf9
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8253Hevelius; Johannes (1611 - 1687); astronomer1611 - 1687
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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