Record

Reference numberL&P/8/61/3
LevelItem
TitlePlate, 'Tract of the bright North polar spot on Mars in June and July 1781' by William Herschel
Date1783
DescriptionSubject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'On the remarkable appearances at the polar regions of the planet Mars, and its spheroidical figure; with a few hints relating to its real diameter and atmosphere.'

Read 11 March 1784
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionIllustration on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1784.0020
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8060Herschel; Sir; William (1738 - 1822); astronomer1738 - 1822
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