Search form

Astronomical Almanac (paperback)

Title:
Astronomical Almanac for the Year 2017 (Paperback)
Format:
Paperback
USA Price: 
Stock:
In stock
GPO Stock Number:
008-054-00254-4
ISBN:
9780160938771
Description

The Astronomical Almanac is a joint publication of the U.S. Nautical Almanac Office, United States Naval Observatory (USNO) in the United States, Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office (HMNAO), and the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO). This annual publication contains precise ephemerides of the Sun, Moon, planets, and satellites; data for eclipses and other astronomical phenomena for a given year; and serves as a worldwide standard for such information.

ITEM AVAILABLE DATE 05/10/17.

Related products:

The Astronomical Almanacs & Phenomena collection can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/transportation-navigation/almanacs-nav...

The Almanacs & Navigation Guides collection is available here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/transportation-navigation/almanacs-nav...

Other products produced by the United States Navy, Naval Observatory (USNO) can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/agency/927

Table of Contents

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Errata in printed editions
Section A: Phenomena (incl. eclipses)
Section B: Time-Scales and Coordinate Systems
Section C: Sun
Section D: Moon
Section E: Planets
Section F: Natural Satellites
Section G: Dwarf Planets and Small Solar System Bodies
Section H: Stars and Stellar Systems
Section J: Observatory Search
Section K: Tables and Data
Section L: Notes and References
Section M: Glossary
Section N: Index

Audience

This content is appropriate for high school age individuals through adults, and may be most beneficial to people with an interest in astronomy. Libraries may want this updated volume to be included in their astronomy and astronomical literature or cosmic collections. Resellers specializing in astronomical literature and planetary resources could find this printed book helpful to their patrons who may specialize in space exploration, astronomy, or astrophysics.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$65.00
International Price:
$91.00
Publisher:
Defense Dept., Navy, Nautical Almanac Office
Year/Pages:
2017: 100 p.
Key Phrases:
  • Astronomy
  • Epemeris
  • Almanacs
Weight:
2.4375
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
05/03/2017
Last Status Update:
08/21/2017
Back to Top