Astronomical calendar. 2015

Editors: 
primary Vidmachenko A.P.
Year: 
2014
ISBN: 
978-966-02-7421-1
Publication Language: 
Ukrainian
Publisher: 
PH "Akademperiodyka"
Place Published: 
Kyiv
Book Type: 
The first part of the almanac gives the 2015 calendar, description of calendar systems used by various peoples in the world, ephemerides for the Sun, the Moon, and planets, 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, occultations 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.