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Moongazing By Royal Observatory Greenwich

Moongazing by Royal Observatory Greenwich

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A beautiful Christmas gift for beginner and seasoned stargazers alike

Moongazing Summary

Moongazing: Beginner's guide to exploring the Moon by Royal Observatory Greenwich

A beautiful Christmas gift for beginner and seasoned stargazers alike

An in-depth guide for aspiring astronomers and Moon observers from the Royal Observatory Greenwich. Includes detailed Moon maps and covers the history of lunar observation and exploration, the properties of the Moon, its origin and orbit. This is the ideal book for Moon observers covering essential equipment, and the key events to look out for.

Detailed advice is given on how to choose a telescope and how to capture the Moon in sketches.

Discover all you need to know about eclipses, blue moons, supermoons, conjunctions and occultations.

A comprehensive section covers astrophotography using lenses, telescopes, Smartphones, including video and how to process your images.

Comes with a photographic atlas of lunar features with plates and annotated maps.

A glossary of key terms, index of lunar features and software references are also provided.

About Royal Observatory Greenwich

The Royal Observatory, Greenwich is the home of Greenwich Mean Time and the Prime Meridian of the World, making it the official starting point for each new day and year.

Tom Kerss is a London-based freelance astronomer, astrophotographer, writer and speaker, specialising in the rewarding task of connecting people to their shared universe.

Additional information

GOR009624328
9780008305000
0008305005
Moongazing: Beginner's guide to exploring the Moon by Royal Observatory Greenwich
Used - Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
2018-11-01
96
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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