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Observation by Johann Philipp von Wurzelbau (1651-1725) of the solar eclipse on 3 September 1689 in Nuremberg. The observation was read at the meeting of the Royal Society on 2 April 1690.
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Subject: Astronomy

Reference number
CLP/8i/43
Earliest possible date
25 March 1689
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Paper, observations of the solar eclipse witnessed at Nuremberg [Germany] on 3 September 1689 by J P Wurzelbaur, 25 March 1689, CLP/8i/43, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/clp_8i_43/paper-observations-of-the-solar-eclipse-witnessed-at-nuremberg-germany-on-3-september-1689-by-j-p-wurzelbaur, accessed on 13 April 2024

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