Reference numberL&P/8/48
TitlePaper, 'On a means of discovering the distance of the fixed stars in consequence of a diminution in the velocity of their light' by John Michell
Date26 May 1783
DescriptionContains plate.

Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'On the means of discovering the distance, magnitude, &c. of the fixed stars, in consequence of the diminution of the velocity of their light, in case such a diminution should be found to take place in any of them, and such other data should be procured from observations, as would be farther necessary for that purpose. By the Rev. John Michell, B.D. F.R.S. In a letter to Henry Cavendish, Esq. F.R.S. and A.S'

Read 27 November 1783
Physical descriptionInk on paper and plate
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1784.0008
Related records in the catalogueL&P/8/48/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7798Michell; John (1724 - 1793)1724 - 1793
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