The Resource Saturn and How to Observe It, by Julius Benton, (electronic resource)

Saturn and How to Observe It, by Julius Benton, (electronic resource)

Label
Saturn and How to Observe It
Title
Saturn and How to Observe It
Statement of responsibility
by Julius Benton
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Saturn is the second largest planet in the solar system, and the only one with a spectacular ring system easily visible from Earth. Julius Benton's Saturn and How to Observe It provides a compendium of the latest information, amateur and professional images of Saturn. These images are followed by advice on how to observe Saturn using a variety of telescope apertures, color filters and magnifications. This text is a goldmine of information for all levels of amateur observers, from the beginner to the highly experienced. Brought to life by crisp color photographs, Saturn and How to Observe It is a modern comprehensive review of Saturn as a planet and its magnificent ring system. The book includes some of the latest detailed theories and physical descriptions of Saturn and its satellites. The techniques for observing Saturn are outlined in this book, giving the reader a thorough explanation of what they are viewing
Member of
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Benton, Julius
Dewey number
523.46
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Language note
English
LC call number
QB600-701
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Astronomers' Observing Guides,
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  • Planetology
  • Astronomy
  • Planetology
  • Popular Science in Astronomy
  • Astronomy, Observations and Techniques
Label
Saturn and How to Observe It, by Julius Benton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"With 96 Figures, 86 in Full Color."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Saturn as a Planet -- Telescopes and Accessories -- Factors that Affect Observations -- Visual Impressions of Saturn’s Globe and Ring System -- Drawing Saturn’s Globe and Rings -- Methods of Visual Photometry and Colorimetry -- Determining Latitudes and Timing Central Meridian Transits -- Observing Saturn’s Satellites -- A Primer on Imaging Saturn and Its Ring System
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed. 2005.
Extent
1 online resource (188 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610816866
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/b137452
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000282418
  • (EBL)302021
  • (OCoLC)262677742
  • (SSID)ssj0000241352
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11202281
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000241352
  • (PQKBWorkID)10298741
  • (PQKB)10516696
  • (DE-He213)978-1-84628-045-0
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC302021
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4615068
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000282418
Label
Saturn and How to Observe It, by Julius Benton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"With 96 Figures, 86 in Full Color."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Saturn as a Planet -- Telescopes and Accessories -- Factors that Affect Observations -- Visual Impressions of Saturn’s Globe and Ring System -- Drawing Saturn’s Globe and Rings -- Methods of Visual Photometry and Colorimetry -- Determining Latitudes and Timing Central Meridian Transits -- Observing Saturn’s Satellites -- A Primer on Imaging Saturn and Its Ring System
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed. 2005.
Extent
1 online resource (188 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610816866
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/b137452
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000282418
  • (EBL)302021
  • (OCoLC)262677742
  • (SSID)ssj0000241352
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11202281
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000241352
  • (PQKBWorkID)10298741
  • (PQKB)10516696
  • (DE-He213)978-1-84628-045-0
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC302021
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4615068
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000282418

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