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United States Naval Observatory

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Works: 1,546 works in 1,994 publications in 1 language and 12,422 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Observations  Conference proceedings  History  Catalogs 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: TL587, 528.05
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The air almanac ( )
in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the same information as found in the annual printed publication, 2006-2007
Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69 by Charles Francis Hall ( )
2 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains a preliminary chapter on Hall's three expeditions and the Franklin search, and two chapters on the preparations for the second expedition
Publications of the United States Naval Observatory by United States Naval Observatory ( )
in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sky with ocean joined : proceedings of the sesquicentennial symposia of the U.S. Naval Observatory, December 5 and 8, 1980 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The house on Observatory Hill : home of the vice president of the United States by Gail S Cleere ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A magnificent old conflagration by Gail S Cleere ( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zones of stars observed at the United States Naval observatory with the mural circle in the years 1846-1847, 1848, and 1849 by United States Naval Observatory ( Book )
2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report on interoceanic canals and railroads between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans by United States Naval Observatory ( Book )
3 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Official U.S. time ( )
in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A "clickable" time zone map of the United States takes the user to another screen that shows the correct time for states in that time zone. The "time exhibits" link takes the user to government and non-government sites showing various ways time has been measured over the centuries. These sites include: A walk through time (history of timekeeping); Calendars through the ages (with information on days, weeks, months, and years); Daylight saving time; ClockWorks (shows clock mechanisms); It's about time (advances in timekeeping accuracy and atomic clocks); and the Quartz Watch (inside the wristwatch)
A catalogue of 16,748 southern stars deduced by the United States Naval Observatory from the zone observations made at Santiago de Chile by United States Naval Astronomical Expedition ( )
2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronomical and meteorological observations made during the year ... at the United States Naval Observatory by United States Naval Observatory ( )
8 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reports on observations of the total eclipse of the sun, August, 7, 1869 by United States Naval Observatory ( Book )
7 editions published between 1869 and 1870 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ephemeris of the sun, Polaris and other selected stars, with companion data and tables for the year ... by United States ( )
in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magnetical and meteorological observations [1838-1842] made at Washington under orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, dated August 13, 1838 by J. M Gilliss ( Book )
5 editions published between 1845 and 1975 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
23rd Annual Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting proceedings of a meeting sponsored by the U.S. Naval Observatory [and others] and held at the Ritz-Carlton Huntington Hotel, Pasadena, California, December 3-5, 1991 by Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronomical, magnetic and meteorological observations made during the year ... at the United States Naval Observatory by D.C.) Naval Observatory (Washington ( )
in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussion of the West India cyclone of October 29 and 30, 1867 prepared by order of Commodore B.F. Sands, U.S. navy, superintendent U.S.N. observatory by John R Eastman ( )
6 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24th Annual Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting proceedings of a meeting sponsored by the U.S. Naval Observatory [and others] and held at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, McLean, Virginia, December 1-3, 1992 by Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annual Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting by Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting ( )
in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Depot of Charts and Instruments
Estados Unidos Naval Observatory
Etats-Unis Naval observatory
National Observatory.
National Observatory (Amerikas Savienotās Valstis)
National Observatory (Spojené státy americké)
National Observatory (U.S.)
Naval observatory
Naval Observatory (Amerikas Savienotās Valstis)
Naval observatory Etats-Unis
Naval Observatory (Spojené státy americké)
Naval Observatory (Stati Uniti)
Naval Observatory (U.S.)
Spojené státy americké Naval Observatory
U.S. Naval Observatory
U.S. Naval Observatory (Washington)
United States Naval Observatory
US. Naval Observatory.
Washington <DC> Naval Observatory
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English (182)
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