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Here is a unique and fascinating reference book for every serious deep-sky observer! Entries for each of more than 500 deep-sky objects provide far more than the usual astronomical data - they also detail, in every case, the most interesting facts. Physical factors, astrophysical information, evolution, unusual features, the list is endless. The objects are all listed in NGC order.  Astronomers can now get an insight into exactly what they are looking at, to add a new level of insight and enjoyment to deep-sky observing.

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  Here is a unique and fascinating reference book for every serious deep-sky observer! Entries for each of more than 500 deep-sky objects provide far more than the usual astronomical data - they also detail, in every case, the most interesting facts. Physical factors, astrophysical information, evolution, unusual features, the list is endless. The objects are all listed in NGC order.  Astronomers can now get an insight into exactly what they are looking at, to add a new level of insight and enjoyment to deep-sky observing.

Table of Contents

Introduction.- The Messier Objects.- NGC (New General Catalogue) Objects.- NGC 0-936.- NGC 1022-1999.- NGC 2022-2985.- NGC 3003-3998.- NGC 4026-4995.- NGC 5005-5982.- NGC 6093-6994.- NGC 7000-7814.- IC (Index Catalogue) Objects.- Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781852336912
Author:
Finlay, W. H.
Publisher:
Springer
Author:
Finlay, Warren H.
Location:
London
Subject:
Astronomy - Star Guides
Subject:
Astronomy
Subject:
Astronomy - Universe
Subject:
Star Observation
Subject:
Galaxies
Subject:
Nebulae
Subject:
Astronomy-Handbooks and Guides
Subject:
Astrophysics
Subject:
cluster
Subject:
Galaxy
Subject:
Messier
Subject:
Nebula
Subject:
Popular Science in Astronomy
Subject:
Astronomy, Observations and Techniques
Subject:
Astronomy - General
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
B
Subject:
Physics and Astronomy
Copyright:
Edition Description:
2003
Series Volume:
no. 46
Publication Date:
20030512
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
260
Dimensions:
9.38x6.14x.58 in. .98 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by ,   Here is a unique and fascinating reference book for every serious deep-sky observer! Entries for each of more than 500 deep-sky objects provide far more than the usual astronomical data - they also detail, in every case, the most interesting facts. Physical factors, astrophysical information, evolution, unusual features, the list is endless. The objects are all listed in NGC order.  Astronomers can now get an insight into exactly what they are looking at, to add a new level of insight and enjoyment to deep-sky observing.
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