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Journal: Math. Comp. 1 (1945), 432
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-45-99074-0
Original Article: Math. Comp. 1 (1944), 205-308.
Original Article: Math. Comp. 1 (1945), 391-399.
Original Article: Math. Comp. 1 (1945), 400-407.
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  • [1] L. M. Milne-Thomson & L. J. Comrie, Standard Four-Figure Mathematical Tables, London, Macmillan, 1931.
  • [2] W. J. Eckert, in ``Air Almanacs,'' Sky and Telescope, v. 4, p. 12-15, 17, Nov. 1944, shows that the French air almanac uses such a device, but one which, in the writer's opinion, is inferior to that of Milne-Thomson & Comrie, because the last figure must be altered in some cases, when accuracy to the nearest minute only is desired.
  • [3] The writer has discussed a new kind of ``critical graph,'' which is used in the same manner as a critical table but can be read to greater accuracy, if need be, in ``The Air Almanac refraction tables,'' U. S. Naval Institute, Proc. v. 70, Sept. 1944, p. 1140-1141; Univ. Calif., Los Angeles, Astronomical Papers, no. 5.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-45-99074-0
Article copyright: © Copyright 1945 American Mathematical Society