Solar and Lunar Eclipse Measurements by Medieval Muslim Astronomers, II: Observations

  title={Solar and Lunar Eclipse Measurements by Medieval Muslim Astronomers, II: Observations},
  author={Said S. Said and Francis Richard Stephenson},
  journal={Journal for the History of Astronomy},
  pages={29 - 48}
Les eclipses solaires et lunaires ont ete observees et mesurees par des astronomes arabes du Moyen Age. Leurs documents et leurs calculs ont ete traduits 
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Solar and Lunar Eclipse Measurements by Medieval Muslim Astronomers, I: Background
Les donnees, les techniques d'observation et les remarques de 3 astronomes musulmans du Moyen Age ayant determiner les calculs d'eclipses solaire et lunaire sont discutees
Ptolemy's Almagest: A translation and annotation
  • 1984
Toomer, Ptolemy's Almagest: A translation and annotation (London, 1984),252
  • 1984
Kitab Ta1Jdt4 Nihaymal-Amakin Ii-TU!iIJIIJ Masaftu al-Masakin
  • ed. by M. T. Tanjt (Ankara,
  • 1962
The text of this work has been translated into English by 1
  • The determination ofthe co-ordinates ofpositions for the correction ofdistances between cities
  • 1955
al-Qanun ai-Mas 'udl
  • ed. by M. Nizamu 'd-Din (3 vols, Hyderabad and Deccan,
  • 1955
al-Zij al-Sabi' (c. 910), published in its original Arabic and translated into Latin by C. A. Nallino, al-Battani sive Albatenii opus astronomicum (3 vols, Milan, 1899-1907)
  • For the eclipse records (in Arabic),
  • 1907
At the end of this and the following two entries. al-Biruni mixes the day and month of the Persian calendar with the year in the old Egyptian calendar
    Bulgakov (Cairo, 1962). For the eclipse record, see the Tanji edn