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Philip's Moon Observer's Guide

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Philip's Moon Observer's Guide

Philip's Moon Observer's Guide is a practical guide for...

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By: Peter Grego

Philip's

Paperback | Jan 2010 | #182517 | ISBN-13: 9781849070652
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Paperback | Nov 2003 | #168936 | ISBN: 0540084190
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About this book

Features a day-by-day lunar observing diary based on the progress of the terminator. Using sections of moon map for each day, the author explains what to look out for.


Contents

Why observe the moon; lunar geology and the moon's features; the moon in orbit; equipment; moonwatching; recording your observations; eclipses; birth of the moon; the space age moon.


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Biography

Peter Grego is Director of the Lunar Section of Britain's Society for Popular Astronomy (SPA) and the Topographical Coordinator of the British Astronomical Association (BAA) Lunar Section. He writes and illustrates the monthly MoonWatch page in Astronomy Now magazine and is the expert on observing for Sky at Night magazine's Astro Answers.

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