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Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the secular variation of the moon's mean motion'.

Received and read by the Royal Society on 16 June 1853.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 6, 1854.

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PT/47/6
Earliest possible date
16 June 1853
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Ink on paper
Page extent
19 pages
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Manuscript

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John Couch Adams

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John Couch Adams, Paper, 'On the secular variation of the moon's mean motion' by J C [John Couch] Adams, 16 June 1853, PT/47/6, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_47_6/paper-on-the-secular-variation-of-the-moons-mean-motion-by-j-c-john-couch-adams, accessed on 27 May 2024

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