The Journal of the British Astronomical Association

Volume 105, No.6: 1995 December

List of Contents

On this page: Notes and News / Articles / Letters / Reviews / Meetings / Observers' Forum

Notes and News

From the President / Comet prospects for 1996 / Solar Section / Aurora Section / Subramanyan Chandrasekhar dies


The total solar eclipse of 1999 August 11 ... Peter Macdonald

An outline map of Cornwall showing the principal towns in relation to the track of totality. The dotted lines show the limits of the belt where the period of totality is approximately four seconds less than on the central line. (55 Kb)

The meteorological conditions for observing the total solar eclipse of 1999 August 11 from sites in Cornwall ... Howard Miles

Comet analyses ... J. D. Shanklin
Comet Levy 1990c ... J. D. Shanklin
The western floor of the lunar formation Schickard ... Keith W. Abineri
Short papers

A simplified method for designing an 18 point flotation system for primary mirror cells ... Norman Fisher (2pp)
Naked-eye observations of Venus in daylight ... Edward L. Ellis (2pp)
Centenaries for 1996 ... Barry Hetherington (2pp) .

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Read the letters here (8.2 Kb)


Meeting reports

Observers' Forum

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