Dictionary of Minor Planet Names

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Planets & asteroids, Reference works, Astronomy - General, Astrophysics & Space Science, Geophysics, Asteroid, Dictionary, Minor Planet, Science / Astronomy, Sc
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Open LibraryOL9419492M
ISBN 103540367489
ISBN 139783540367482
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According to a long-standing astronomical tradition, the naming of minor planets in the solar system is the privilege of the discoverers.

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Contrary to most other kinds of celestial objects which receive complex alpha-numerical designations, the names of minor planets often say more about  › Astronomy › Astrophysics and Astroparticles.

Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, Fifth Edition, is the official reference for the field of the IAU, which serves as the internationally recognised authority for assigning designations to celestial bodies and any surface features on :// The second Addendum to the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, fifth edition, which is the IAU's official reference for the field, contains all newly published names from the period as well as The quantity of numbered minor planets has now well exceeded a quarter million.

The new sixth edition of the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, which is the IAU’s official reference work for the field, now covers more t named minor addition to being of practical value for identification purposes, the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names provides authoritative information on The quantity of numbered minor planets is now approaching half a million.

Together with this Addendum, the sixth edition of the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, which is the IAU's official reference for the field, now covers more t named minor planets. In addition to being of  › Astronomy › Astrophysics and Astroparticles.

Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, fifth edition, is the official reference for the field of the IAU, the internationally recognized authority for assigning designations to celestial bodies and any surface features on them.

In addition, the Addendum contains all newly published names from the period as well as corrections and amendments to earlier :// /abstract. Lutz D. Schmadel, astronomer and computer of orbits and ephemerides of minor planets at Astronomisches Rechen-Institut, Heidelberg, has discovered more than minor planets and has done great service to the community by preparing the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names (now in its 6th edition) on behalf of Commission 20 of the International Astronomical Union (IAU) › Books › Science & Math › Astronomy & Space Science.

Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, Fifth Edition, is the official reference for the field of the IAU, which serves as the internationally recognised authority for assigning designations to celestial bodies and any surface features on them.

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Free shipping for many products! › eBay › Books › Nonfiction Books. The second Addendum to the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, fifth edition, which is the IAU's official reference for the field, contains all newly published names from the period as well as corrections and amendments to earlier :// The Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, fifth Edition, is the official reference for the field of the IAU, which serves as the internationally recognised authority for assigning designations to celestial bodies and any surface features on them.

The accelerating rate of the discovery of minor planets has made this Addendum to this established compendium   Le Dictionary of Minor Planet Names («Dictionnaire des noms de planètes mineures») est un ouvrage de l'Union astronomique internationale rassemblant les noms officiellement attribués aux planètes mineures, leur origine (citation de nommage quand disponible) ainsi que des informations complémentaires sur ces corps.

Éditions et addenda. Lutz D. Schmadel, Dictionary of Minor Planet Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, Fifth Edition, is the official reference for the field of the IAU, which serves as the internationally recognised authority for assigning designations to celestial bodies and any surface features on them.

The accelerating rate of the discovery of minor planets has not only made a new edition of this established compendium necessary but has also significantly Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Dictionary of minor planet names by Lutz D. Schmadel; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Asteroids, Dictionaries Until recently, minor planet name citations were scattered in the astronomical literature, and the origin of many names remained obscure.

IAU Commission 20 in established a study group to elucidate the meanings of asteroid names. Under the chairmanship of the author, some 20 scientists took part in the preparation of the names database.

In addition to being of practical value for The second Addendum to the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, fifth edition, which is the IAU's official reference for the field, contains all newly published names from the period as well as corrections and amendments to earlier editions.

In total the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names now covers some named minor planets. It provides authoritative information about the basis for is the world’s leading online source for English definitions, synonyms, word origins and etymologies, audio pronunciations, example sentences, slang phrases, idioms, word games, legal and medical terms, Word of the Day and more.

For over 20 years, has been helping millions of people improve their use of the English language with its free digital :// Definitions of Minor_planet_names, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of Minor_planet_names, analogical dictionary of Minor_planet_names (English) Get this from a library.

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Affiliation: AA(Astronomisches Rechen-Institut am Zentrum fuer Astronomie der, Universitaet Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany) Publication: Dictionary of Minor Planet Names: Addendum to 6th Edition:ISBN Springer International Publishing Switzerland, springer, The quantity of numbered minor planets has now well exceeded a quarter million.

The new sixth edition of the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, which is the IAU’s official reference work for the field, now covers more t named minor planets. In addition to being of practical value for identification purposes, the Dictionary of Minor Planet Names provides authoritative  › Home › Catalog.

Dictionary of minor planet names by Lutz D. Schmadel,Springer edition, in English - 5th rev. & enlarged :// Type(s) de contenu et mode(s) de consultation: Texte. Image fixe: sans médiation. Auteur(s): Schmadel, Lutz D. Voir les notices liées en tant qu'auteur Titre(s): Dictionary of minor planet names [Texte imprimé] / Lutz D.

Schmadel Édition: 5th rev. & enl. Publication: Berlin: Springer, cop. Description matérielle: XII p.: ill. ; 25 cm:// Title: Book review: Dictionary of minor planet names (4th edn.) (Schmadel) Authors: Miles, R.; Schmadel, L.

Publication: Journal of the British Astronomical The quantity of numbered minor planets has now well exceeded a quarter million.

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