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Encke's Comet

Nature volume 5, page 45 | Download Citation

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IT may interest those who possess small telescopes to know that this comet is now within the range of instruments of moderate apertures. On November 10 I had a very satisfactory view of it, with a 4″ equatorial by Cooke; no signs of a nucleus were observed, but there appeared to be a slight condensation of light on the following side of the comet.

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    • THOS. G. E. ELGER

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