The standard against which all other star atlases are measured, this best-selling atlas has been completely revised and updated! Each version of Sky Atlas 2000.0 contains 26 charts covering the whole sky and showing 81,312 single, multiple, and variable stars of magnitude 8.5 and brighter and 2,700 deep-sky objects. Includes close-up charts of such areas as the celestial poles and the Virgo-Coma galaxy region, as well as an acetate coordinate-grid overlay for determining accurate positions. A must for any stargazer!
Laminated in clear plastic for maximum protection against weather and wear.
Field Laminated Version: Stars and deep sky objects are white on a black background. 18 3/8 by 13 1/2 inches, laminated in clear
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The long-awaited second edition of Wil Tirion's superb Sky Atlas 2000.0 offers 43,000 additional stars and all the positions are derived from the most accurate satellite data. Stars, nebulae and galaxies are displayed with unrivalled clarity. Suitable for use worldwide. Copublished with Sky Publishing Corporation.
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Book Description Sky Publishing Corporation, 1999. Spiral-bound. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110933346921