Astronomical calendar. 2010

Editors: 
primary Vidmachenko A.P.
Year: 
2009
ISBN: 
978-966-02-5436-7
Publication Language: 
Ukrainian
Publisher: 
PH "Akademperiodyka"
Place Published: 
Kyiv
Book Type: 
The first part of the almanac gives the 2010 calendar, description of calendar systems used by various people in the world, ephemerides for the Sun, the Moon, planets and bright asteroids, moments of rising and setting for the Sun and the Moon, planetary configurations, the visibility of planets and Jupiter’s satellites on the sky, some data on variable stars, comets, occultation of stars by the Moon and asteroids, meteor showers, eclipses, and other celestial phenomena. The second part informs us on the current state of investigations in some fields of astronomy; some recent events in astronomy and cosmonautics as well as memorable dates in history of astronomy and cosmonautics are reviewed.
The almanac may be used as a handbook by specialists in astronomy and related sciences, by school teachers, students, pupils, amateur astronomers etc.