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Finding Your Way Around the Sky

  • Chris Kitchin
  • Robert W. Forrest
Chapter
Part of the Practical Astronomy book series (PATRICKMOORE)

Abstract

Buying the telescope was the easy part. Now however you are wondering how to cope with the apparent complexities of finding, in the sky, the innumerable objects that you have seen in the astronomy magazines and books. Do not despair: it is a lot easier than you might think.

Keywords

Bright Star Bright Object Sidereal Time Star Catalogue Main Star 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chris Kitchin
    • Robert W. Forrest
      • 1
    1. 1.University of HertfordshireHatfield, HertfordshireUK

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