Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Her orbit is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic in an angle of 5° У ; but this inclination is variable. The greatest inequality, which sometimes extends to 8... "
Astronomical Tables and Formulæ Together with a Variety of Problems ... - Page 31
by Francis Baily - 1827 - 304 pages
Full view - About this book

Philosophia Britannica: Or, A New & Comprehensive System of the Newtonian ...

Benjamin Martin - 1747 - 574 pages
...determined her Revolution about her Axis to be perform'd in 24 Days and 8 Hours ; and that her Axis is inclined to the Plane of the Ecliptic in an Angle of 1 5 Degrees ; and laftly, that the North Pole of this Planet faces the zoth Degree of dquarhu. 35....
Full view - About this book

Instructions Given in the Drawing School Established by the Dublin Society ...

Joseph Fenn - 1769 - 524 pages
...nod"»* with the Plane oi the Ecliptic, are as follows, the Plane of the Orbit of01 »n orbit Saturn is inclined to the Plane of the Ecliptic in an Angle of 2d f, that of, ); . Jupiter id *, that of Mars in an angle fomewhat lefs than 2d, that of Venus of^he'or3...
Full view - About this book

A Treatise Describing the Construction, and Explaining the Use of New ...

George Adams - 1777 - 460 pages
...fpots, which are frequently feen in its difc, and are fuppofed to adhere to its furface ; and its axis is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic in an angle of about 87 i degrees. 3. The fix primary planets move round the fun in their refpective elliptical orbits,...
Full view - About this book

An Introduction to Natural Philosophy: Illustrated with Copper ..., Volume 1

William Nicholson - 1787 - 446 pages
...which the Sun fhines will appear exactly of the fame figure as the Moon itfelf. i The Moon's path or orbit is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic, in an angle of about five degrees and A a quarter. Its periodical revolution is performed in twenty-feven days, feven...
Full view - About this book

Lectures on Natural and Experimental Philosophy: Considered in It ..., Volume 4

George Adams - 1794 - 600 pages
...globe of Saturn, is fuppofed to be rather more than the breadth of the ring ; the plane of the ring is inclined to the .plane of the ecliptic, in an angle of '^o degrees, and 'is about 21,000 miles in breadth. It puts on different appearances to us, fometimes...
Full view - About this book

A General History of Mathematics from the Earliest Times to the Middle of ...

Charles Bossut - 1803 - 580 pages
...the Moon round an axis, subject to the following conditions : 1st, The axis of rotation of the Moon is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic in an angle of 87 degrees and half, and to the plane of the lunar orbit in an angle of 82 degrees and half: so that...
Full view - About this book

The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners : with Strictures ..., Volume 17

1804 - 444 pages
...that it was a planet, attended by seven satellites, one of which is twice the size of the earth. It is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic, in an angle of 30 degrees. It is in 13 degrees North amplitude j its eccentricity is 1100, and the Sun, to an inhabitant...
Full view - About this book

The Literary journal, Volume 3

1804 - 400 pages
...that it was a planet, attended bv seven satellites, one of which is twice the size of the earth. It is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic, in an angle of 30 degrees. It is in 13 degrees North amplitude; its eccentricity is 1100, and the Sun to an inhabitant...
Full view - About this book

The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 45

1804 - 534 pages
...that it was a planet, attended by feven fatellites, one of which is twice the fize of our earth. It is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic in an angle of 30 degrees, and is in 13 degrees North amplitude! its eccentricity i$ MOO. The Sun to sn inhabitant...
Full view - About this book

Prospect: Or, View of the Moral World, Volume 1

1803 - 430 pages
...ary,that it was a planet attended by j fatellices, one o! which is twice the fize of the earth. It is inclined to the plane of the ecliptic, in an angle of 30 decrees. It is in 13 degrees North amplitude ; its eccentricity is noo, and the fun to an inhabitant...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF