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630527Eclipse6

                     THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
                  Standing Committee on Observational Activities
                   Programme for Solar Eclipse of July 20, 1963
                  ______________________________________________

Bulletin No. 6                                                          May 27, 1963

                   OBSERVING SITES AND FIELD STATIONS IN QUEBEC


    With July 20th rapidly approaching, members will be eager to complete their
plans and we hope this bulletin will be helpAsi to those who are considering coining
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                                 ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
                                      July 20, 1963 Solar Eclipse
                                Report on Stars Visible During Totality













(Star map here.)










                            (Mark off stars visible and plot any additional ones)


Remarks (including comments on weather conditions):






Method & Period of Dark adaptation:

Place of Observation:

Observer :                              Mailing address:
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                                   ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
                                        Solar Eclipse Report Form
                               Visual Observation of Corona or Prominences

Date:                                                Time:

Place of Observation:

        Latitude:                              Longitude:                Elevation:

Observing Equipment (if any) - Telescope:

                               Accessories:

Method & Period of Dark Adaptation:


























Remarks:




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630504Eclipse5

                        ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
                     Standing Committee on Observational Activities
                      Programme for Solar Eclispe of July 20, 1963

Bulletin No. 5                Basic Observation Programme           May 4, 1963
                            Section C. Visual Observations

    This section of the basic observation programme covers visual observations made
during the total phase either with the naked eye or with telescopic aid and with the
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                               ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
                                   July 20, 1963 Solar Eclipse
                               REPORT FORM TO ACCOMPANY PHOTOGRAPHS


OBSERVER: ............................................  Mailing Address .............................

                                                                .....................................

Place of Observation: ...............................................................................

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630406Eclipse4

ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
Standing Committee on Observational Activities
Programme for Solar Eclipse of July 20, 1963

Bulletin No, 4	  Basic Observation Programme	April 6, 1963
	Section B. Photographic Projects

    For the July 20th eclipse, we expect that the emphasis will be on photography.
This bulletin gives brief descriptions of basic photographic projects. Some are
comparatively simple and others are much more complex. It is hoped that members who
have the equipment will undertake some of the more exacting projects. Observing
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                               ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
                                    Solar Eclipse Report Form

DATE:-

PLACE OF OBSERVATION:-

  Latitude:-                      Longitude:-              Elevation:-

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________

PHENOMENON:-

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
	
OBSERVING EQUIPMENT

    Type of Telescope                                 Power of
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630315Eclipse3

ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
Standing Committee on Observational Activities
Programme for Solar Eclipse of July 20, 1963,

Bulletin No. 3	   Basic Observation Programme	March 15, 1963
Section A. Precision Observations

    In this bulletin we cover briefly the procedure to be followed for each of the
projects that come under the heading of Precision Observations, as outlined in Bulletin
No.2.


OBSERVER'S CO-ORDINATES

    All reports must give the observer's co-ordinates - latitude, longitude and elevation
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630215Eclipse2

ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
Standing Committee on Observational Activities
Programme for Solar Eclipse of July 20, 1963

Bulletin No. 2	Basic Observation Programme	February 15, 1963


    In this bulletin we present an outline of the basic observation programme for
the July 20th eclipse. The programme has been divided into three main sections,
as follows:-

    A. PRECISION OBSERVATIONS, which includes all observations requiring precise
       timing and recording, with the use of atopwatebes, short-wave radio,
       meteorological instruments, etc.

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630100Eclipse1

ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
Standing Committee on Observational Activities

               Programme for Observing the
Bulletin No. 1	Total Solar Eclipse of July 20, 1963	January 1963


    Greatly encouraged by the response we have already received to the solar eclipse
circular sent out by R. V. Ramsay, National Chairman of this Committee, we are going
ahead with plans for an observation programme in which all members of the Society
and any other interested persons are invited to take part.

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