Observing The Moon

Observing The Moon

The Modern Astronomer's Guide

Book - 2000
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Written by an experienced and well-known lunar observer, this is a 'hands-on' primer for the aspiring observer of the Moon. Whether you are a novice or are already experienced in practical astronomy you will find plenty in this book to help you 'raise your game' to the next level and beyond. The author provides extensive practical advice and sophisticated background knowledge of the Moon and of lunar observation. The selection/construction of equipment and optimizing of existing equipment for such projects as drawing, photographing and CCD imaging of the Moon are covered, together with analysis and computer processing images, and much, much, more. Learn what scientists have discovered about our Moon and what mysteries remain still to be solved. Find out how you can take part in the efforts to solve these mysteries, as well as enjoying the Moon's spectacular magnificance for yourself!
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000
ISBN: 9780521622745
0521622743
Branch Call Number: 523.3
Characteristics: ix, 381 pages :,illustrations, maps ;,26 cm

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