New Atlas of the Moon

New Atlas of the Moon

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781554071739
Publisher: Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date: 09/12/2006
Edition description: SPIRAL
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 11.50(w) x 14.75(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

Thierry Legault is a celebrated astrophotographer whose images have appeared in magazines and books worldwide.

Serge Brunier is the author of The Concise Atlas of the Stars and co-author of Great Observatories of the World.


Table of Contents

I. THE MOON FROM DAY TO DAY New Moon and Earthshine

  • Three-Day-Old Moon
  • Four-Day-Old Moon
  • Five-Day-Old Moon
  • Six-Day-Old Moon
First Quarter Moon
  • Eight-Day-Old Moon
  • Nine-Day-Old Moon
  • Ten-Day-Old Moon
  • Eleven-Day-Old Moon
  • Twelve-Day-Old Moon
  • Thirteen-Day-Old Moon
  • Fourteen-Day-Old Moon
Full Moon
  • Sixteen-Day-Old Moon
  • Seventeen-Day-Old Moon
  • Eighteen-Day-Old Moon
  • Nineteen-Day-Old Moon
  • Twenty-Day-Old Moon
  • Twenty-One-Day-Old Moon
  • Twenty-Two-Day-Old Moon
Last Quarter Moon
  • Twenty-Four-Day-Old Moon
  • Twenty-Five-Day-Old Moon
  • Twenty-Six-Day-Old Moon
  • Twenty-Seven-Day-Old Moon
II. LUNAR CARTOGRAPHY Mare Fecunditatis
  • Messier
  • Langrenus, Petavius
Mare Serenitatis
  • Posidonius
Mare Nectaris
  • Fracastorius, Janssen
Sinus Asperitatis
  • Theophilus
Mare Tranquilitatis
  • Cauchy, Atlas
  • Plinius, Ariadaeus Rima
  • Arago
  • Caucasus
Mare Frigoris
  • Arisoteles, Lacus Mortis
Mare Vaporum
  • Sinus Medii
  • Triesnecker
The Southern Highlands
  • Ptolemaeus
  • Alphonus, Deslandres
  • Lilius
  • Maginus, Stöfler
  • Moretus, Tycho
  • Clavius
Mare Imbrium
  • Meton
  • Cassini, Vallis Alpes
  • Pico
  • Plato
  • Archimedes, Hadley
  • Spitzbergen
  • Lambert, La Hire
  • Sinus Iridium
Mare Insularum
  • Copernicus
Sinus Aestuum
  • Eratosthenes, Stadius
Mare Cognitum
  • Fra Mauro
Palus Epidemiarum
  • Ramsden
Mare Nubium
  • The Straight Wall
  • Gould, Pitatus
  • Bullialdus
  • Lubiniezky, Doppelmayer
Mare Humorum
  • Hippalus, Herigonius
  • Gassendi
  • Schickard, Wargentin
Oceanus Procellarum
  • Montes Riphaeus, Hortensius
  • Kepler, Marius
  • Reiner Gamma, Aristarchus
  • Prinz,
    Rümker
  • Rima Sirsalis
III. LUNAR MOVEMENTS The Moon's Motion
Eclipses
A Practical Guide to the Moon

Calendars
Glossary
Bibliography and Web sites
Index


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