Rükl’s loss is being deeply felt by anyone who loves looking at the Moon. Among the books he authored, his legendary Atlas of the Moon. Replacement for Rukl Moon Atlas – posted in Lunar Observing: A few months ago , I read a review in S&T about a new book that competes with. Atlas of the Moon. by Rukl, Antonin. Book condition: Used – Acceptable. Book Description. Sky Pub Corp. Used – Acceptable. Ships from the UK. Former Library .
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Each object is plotted on a detailed easy-to-use star map, and most of these sights can be found even in a light-polluted sky.
They’re not making any more. For a clickable listing of Lunar features accessible via the Full Moon Atlas, please click here. I could not afford the supposedly better second edition upgrade.
This version is designed for users of telescopes that produce a mirror-reversed view, such as refractors used with a star diagonal and Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes. Lunar photographs are too dependent on the light angles at the moment of imaging, whereas Rukl’s drawings capture every nuance of the surface, leaving nothing lost in shadow. To get the free app, enter mobile phone number.
Images of the Lunar surface are from the Consolidated Lunar Atlas. Among the books he authored, his legendary Atlas of the Moon, originally published in and most recently revised inremains one of the most sought-after books of its kind. So detailed its rujl. The definitive moon atlas, revised, updated and improved with expanded text and maps.
I was surprised to find how this graphically drawn atlas seems easier to use than a photographic one, even if the accuracy cannot be quite as good — photos do not always look like the view in the telescope, they are far harsher, and the shading often affects your perception enough to confuse some features the author did include photos of some of the more prominent features. The Hungarian version is printed in copies.
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Atlas of the Moon by Antonin Rukl, Antonin Ruki (Hardback)
Visit our Help Pages. In fact, as even experienced stargazers know, to go beyond the naked-eye sky and delve deep joon the universe, all you need are binoculars — even the ones hanging unused in your closet. If you like viewing the Moon or want detailed info on it this is the atlas to get.
I wouldn’t recommend using this outside with a telescope since the night’s humidity can permanently spoil it. He obviously was a master at hand drawing the moon. Southern Mare Crisium Sector E According to amateur astronomers, visualization of landforms surpasses any other Lunar rkl.
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I’ve been an amateur stargazer for more than 40 years, but I’ve never spent much time on the moon. You must be logged in to post a comment. I almost wish that my copy was a bit more beaten up. Amazon Prime Music Stream millions of songs, ad-free. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Should last a long time. Perfect for experienced stargazers and beginners alike, Pocket Sky Atlas will have your exploring the heavens yhe no time.