PES 105 Observations and Coordinates

PES 105 Observations and Coordinates - 1/15/12 PES 105...

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1/15/12 PES 105 Observations and Coordinates 1/5 www.uccs.edu/Atchriste/courses/PES105/105lectures/105lecobserv.html PES 105 Fall 2001 PUeYioXV LecWXUe General Astronom\ I Ne[W LecWXUe Lecture Notes: Observations, Constellations and Coordinate s\stems We[W: ChapWeU 1 SecWion 1 Scientific Notation To e[pUeVV nXmbeUV oYeU a laUge Uange (like WhoVe deVcUibing diVWanceV in Whe VolaU V\VWem), Ze XVe VcienWific noWaWion (poZeUV of 10). 1.62 [ 10 5 = 162,000 . .............. 10 5 meanV moYe decimal poinW 5 placeV Wo UighW 1.62 [ 10 -5 = 0.0000162 . .......... 10 -5 meanV moYe decimal poinW 5 placeV Wo lefW A ScienWific NoWaWion e[eUciVe iV aYailable aW: hWWp://janXV.aVWUo.Xmd.edX/aVWUo/VcinoWe.hWml Observing from Earth SWaUV Veen in Whe NoUWheUn HemiVpheUe aUe NOT Whe Vame aV WhoVe Veen in Whe SoXWheUn HemiVpheUe.
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1/15/12 PES 105 Observations and Coordinates 2/5 www.uccs.edu/Atchriste/courses/PES105/105lectures/105lecobserv.html Here is another picture showing visibility of stars in the Northern Hemisphere:
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