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Published by Printed by Munroe & Francis, and Belcher and Armstrong in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Almanacs, American

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Nathanael Low
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 12006
    ContributionsLow, Nathanael, 1740-1808
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[36] p
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16910157M

    This Month in Astronomical History Drawing by Jason E. Ybarra Each month, as part of a series started in July , the Historical Astronomy Division will highlight an important discovery or memorable event in the history of astronomy on the AAS website. The day is from earths daily rotation on its axis. The week were named after the 7 "planets" of ancient times. The length of a month comes from the Moon's cycle of .   Abstract: Although the astrological content of eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century almanacs has most often been characterized as offering an "occult" spirituality, this essay argues that almanac astrology could not have been practiced and would not have been popular without its connection to mainstream Protestantism. Almanac-makers, like natural philosophers, viewed the cosmos as a.


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Where may be had their Pocket almanack and Register. MLA Citation. Low, Nathanael. An Astronomical diary, or, Almanack, for the year of our Lord and from the creation of the worldand till July fourth, the twenty ninth or or leab-year [sic]: calculated [Sanford, Joel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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/ by: Ames, Nathaniel, Published: () An astronomical diary, or, An almanack for the year of our Lord Christ An astronomical diary: or, an almanack for the year of the Christian aera Calculated for the meridian of Boston in New-England. Latt. is 42 deg. 25 minutes north.

/ by: Eddy, John, Published: () College almanack, An astronomical diary; or, An almanack for the year of our Lord Christ, In comparison with Strong's An astronomical diary, calendar, or almanack for (Hartford), the astronomical material and eclipse predictions are identical, and the calendar page calculations practically so, with slight variations reflecting the difference in meridian between Hartford and New Haven.

Boston: Printed and Sold by R. Draper, Edes & Gill, and T. & J. Fleet, 24 pp. 12mo. Dbd. Light foxing and toning. Very good. Item #WRCAM An almanac by Nathaniel Ames, son of Dr. Nathaniel Ames who started a popular and highly regarded almanac in One of two impressions from Boston for Ames continued writing the almanac after his father died in until the beginning of the.

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Astronomy Chapter 72 1 The book of the courses of the luminaries of the heaven, the relations of each, according An Astronomical diary their classes, their dominion and their seasons, according to their names and places of origin, and according to their months, which Uriel, the holy angel, who was with.

Other articles where Astronomical Diary and Almanack is discussed: almanac: the best of which, the Astronomical Diary and Almanack, was begun by Nathaniel Ames of Dedham, Mass., in and published until Benjamin Franklin’s brother James printed The Rhode Island Almanac inand Benjamin Franklin (under the nom de plume of Richard Saunders) began his Poor Richard’s almanacs.

Boston: Printed by Belcher and Armstrong Low, Nathaniel. An Astronomical Diary, or, Almanack For the Year of Christian Era, ; being the first year after bissex-tile or leap year, and the first year of American independence which began July fourth, containing every thing necessary for an almanack.

The Babylonian astronomical diaries are a collection of Babylonian cuneiform texts that contain systematic records of astronomical observations and political events as well as predictions, based on astronomical observations. They also include other information such as commodity prices for particular dates and weather reports.

Currently, they are stored in the British Museum. The Astronomical Almanac is an almanac published by the United States Naval Observatory (USNO) and Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office (HMNAO); it also includes data supplied by many scientists from around the world.

It is considered a worldwide resource for fundamental astronomical data, often being the first publication to incorporate new International Astronomical Union resolutions. An almanac, in its simplest form, is a book containing a calendar that includes notations for holidays and holy days, as well as astronomical information such as the rising and setting of the sun and moon, the phases of the moon and high and low tides.

The Astronomical Almanac Online — Welcome. The Babylonian astronomical diaries are a large collection of cuneiform clay tablets, which as their name suggests are mostly concerned with astronomical observations, but do contain occasional references to important events in Babylon.

For more information on the tablets, and how to read them, see the introduction to the translation by & The earliest diary found so far concerns the year We know however that observation of the sky with the intention to control the observed phenomena is older than this date.

Eclipse reports preserved on tablets go back to the second half of 4the 8th century B.C., thus confirming the well-known claim of Ptolemy (Almagest III, 7) that he had at. Works Cited. Please also join our Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Zotero Group.

Abrams, M. An Almanack, for the Year of Christian Aera, Calculated for the Meridian of Boston, An Astronomical Diary; or Almanack, for the Year of Our Lord, Astronomical Diary or Almanack. Gill. The Atlantic Monthly Almanac. Boston, The Atlantic Monthly Company. The Christian Almanac for New-York, Connecticut, New-Jersey, and Pennsylvanial.

New York, American Tract Society. Year-Book and Almanac of British North America Montreal, Lowe & Chamberlin. Low, Nathanael.

An Astronomical Diary, or Almanack, for the Year of our Lord Christian Era John and Thomas Fleet (Publishers). Boston, MA: Shaw and Shoemaker no. The Annual Visitor or Almanac for the Year of our Lord Printed for Thomas, Andrews, and Butler.

Shaw and Shoemaker no. Thorton, Daniel. The Air Almanac, Astronomical Phenomena, andThe Astronomical Almanac Onlineprovide astronomical data, mainly in tabular form, for use in navigation, surveying, scientific research, litigation, accident reconstruction, and many other activities.

Issued annually, the almanacs contain data for one year. The year book, of daily recreation and information: (London: W. Tegg, ), by William Hone (page images at HathiTrust) The Companion to the almanac; or year-book of general information.

(London.) (page images at HathiTrust) Vox stellarum; or, A loyal almanac for the year of human redemption.

Nathanael Low (), a physician and astronomer born in Massachusetts, published Low’s Almanac, one of the publications upon which citizens of the early United States depended for taverns and stagecoach schedules, Low's Almanac also provided astrological information, verse, lore, homilies, recipes, and jokes.

Robert Treat Paine () astronomical observations An Almanack For the Year of the Christian Era,by Thomas Robie (Boston), with meteorological observations, historical notes, and added diary Memorandum book with some diary entries, Page - The hours and minutes of Right Ascension, and the degrees and minutes of Declination, are placed at the heads of the columns as constants, and belong equally to all the numbers below them.

This arrangement has rendered it necessary, in numerous instances, to continue the seconds beyond 6o, as the width of the page would not permit of otherwise indicating any change in the minutes.

Boston: Printed by Belcher and Armstrong Low, Nathaniel. An Astronomical Diary, or, Almanack For the Year of Christian Era, ; being the first year after bissex-tile or leap year, and the first year of American independence which began July fourth, containing every thing necessary for.

The Astronomical Almanac is a joint publication of the U.S. Nautical Almanac Office, United States Naval Observatory (USNO) in the United States, Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office (HMNAO), and the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO).

The Astronomical Almanac contains a wide variety of both technical and general astronomical information. The book is a worldwide resource for fundamental astronomical data and the flagship publication of the Nautical Almanac Office at the US Naval Observatory and Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office at the UKHO including contributions from astronomical experts worldwide.

It contains. In his pioneering article of ,¹ A. Sachs established the categories „Almanacs“ and „Normal Star Almanacs“ (abbreviated NS Almanacs) for two groups of non-mathematical astronomical texts.

Later, hundreds of such tablets were discovered, mainly in the British Museum’s collections from Babylon. The tropical year is the basis of the year used in the Gregorian calendar. Click the link for more information.

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The Astronomical Almanac is a book published each year by the United States Naval Observatory and Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac includes information on astronomy such as the setting and rising times of the sun, moon, planets and stars, as well as has been published since In the American and British publications were combined.

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The Astronomical Almanac () is now available as a free download fromfor a limited time. Designed for astronomers of all levels, the almanac provides details of thousands of astronomical events from through to. Benjamin Banneker (November 9, – Octo ) was a free African-American almanac author, surveyor, naturalist, and in Baltimore County, Maryland, to a free African-American woman and a former slave, Banneker had little formal education and was largely is known for being part of a group led by Major Andrew Ellicott that surveyed the original borders of Born: November 9,Baltimore County, Province .Chapter 1 The Basics of Celestial Navigation Celestial navigation, a branch of applied astronomy, is the art and science of finding one's geographic position through astronomical observations, particularly by measuring altitudes of celestial bodies – sun, moon, planets, or stars.

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