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Halley presents observations beginning at 01:29 of the progress of the eclipse.

Subject: Astronomy

Read to the Royal Society on 6 December 1722

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observatio eclipsis solaris, ab Edmundo Halleio, LL. D. R. S. S. Astron. Reg. & Geom. Prof. Savil. Oxon. Novem. 27° 1722. P. M. Grenovici'

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06 December 1722
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2 pages

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Edmond Halley

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Edmond Halley, Paper, regarding the solar eclipse on 27 November 1722 by Edmond Halley, 06 December 1722, CLP/8i/69, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 16 June 2024

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