Early Greek Solstices and Equinoxes

  title={Early Greek Solstices and Equinoxes},
  author={Hugh Thurston},
  journal={Journal for the History of Astronomy},
  pages={154 - 156}
  • Hugh Thurston
  • Published 1 May 2001
  • Physics
  • Journal for the History of Astronomy
How did the early Greeks find the times of solstices and equinoxes? 
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