MENZEL's GUIDE PROJECT

"A FIELD GUIDE TO STARS AND PLANETS (1964+)"

IN MEMORIAM TO D.H.MENZEL (1901-1976)
AND HIS BOOK

Garraf Astronomical Observatory

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Menzel's Guide Table 17, The Photographic Atlas Charts*

DASCH
Digital Access to a Sky Century @ Harvard

 

PhAtCh
AR/DEC CENTER
OF PLATE*
Harvard Plate nº
Date
Exp (min)

DSS POSITIVE

DSS NEGATIVE
XX +90
19450913
90
00+60
19440820
87
03+60
19461120
102
06+60
19341004
80
09+60
19450211
85
12+60
19460202
91
15+60
19440518
90
18+60
19440518
92
21+60
19440820
89
00+30
19480912
120
02+30
19341004
87
04+30
19460202
96
06+30
19371109
87
08+30
19450405
115
10+30
19461230
111
12+30
19350402
101
14+30
19520321
90
16+30
19470326
113
18+30
19460622
86
20+30
19510802
84
22+30
19461118
88
00+00
19440923
106
02+00
19451222
103
04+00
19471012
98
06+00
19381201
90
08+00
19450309
92
10+00
19460128
110
12+00
19460204
116
14+00
19470610
91
16+00
19460622
91
18+00
19460801
90
20+00
19440923
94
22+00
19471102
92
00-30
19410825
90
02-30
19481221
90
04-30
19451005
90
06-30
19410419
90
08-30
19490427
90
10-30
19451205
90
12-30
19460621
90
14-30
19460602
90
16-30
19520818
90
18-30
19350604
90
20-30
19440817
90
22-30
19390626
90
00-60
19500814
60
03-60
19400808
90
06-60
19481206
90
09-60
19390420
90
12-60
19480608
90
15-60
19500802
90
18-60
19390419
90
21-60
19470617
90
XX-90
19380603
90

 

*Menzel's Guide Table 17

This research has made use of "Aladin sky atlas" developed at CDS, Strasbourg Observatory, France
2000A&AS..143...33B and 2014ASPC..485..277B.

The DASCH project at Harvard is grateful for partial support from NSF grants AST-0407380, AST-0909073, and AST-1313370

Updated, April 2020