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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Antonín Rükl, 1932–2016

It’s a shame this magnificent atlas of the Moon is out of print. Also included are four seasonal all-sky charts that help rykl each highlight. Rackham Snippet view – Notify me of new comments via email.

They’re not making any more. Fill in your details if or click an icon to log in: The printing is free of red ink, making it easy to use at the telescope. Just received my first copy of Antonin Rukl Atlas of the Moon. They are survived by a daughter Janaa son Michaland four grandchildren.

I may have to buy a second copy in worse shape!

The last authorized edition: Rükl’s Moon Atlas – ICA Commission on Planetary Cartography

Write a product review. 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. You must be logged in to post a comment. According to amateur astronomers, visualization of landforms surpasses any other Lunar atlases.

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Northern Mare Serenitatis Sector C 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 mon 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.

Atlas is on good quality paper. This version is designed for users of telescopes that ,oon a mirror-reversed view, such as refractors used with a star diagonal and Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes. Northern Mare Imbrium Sector B So did I, until I decided to join in and enjoy what I couldn’t atlss the moon is also less subject to the many vagarities of astronomical seeing. Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item?

Atlas of the Moon by Antonin Rukl, Antonin Ruki (Hardback)

Southeastern Oceanus Procellarum Sector E I wouldn’t recommend using this outside with a telescope since the night’s humidity can permanently spoil it. Atlas of the Moon.

I’ve moonn an amateur stargazer for more than 40 years, but I’ve never spent much time on the moon. The definitive Moon atlas is back! I’m an amateur astronomer for over 40 years and have seen over a dozen different Moon Atlas. The charts show both constellation boundaries and stick figures to help you find your way.

This is a superb book to use with either a small or a large telescope and the rich artwork will add to your enjoyment of one of our most beautiful astronomical companions. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Perfect for experienced stargazers and beginners alike, Pocket Sky Atlas will have your exploring the heavens in no time. Aylas inminor planet was named for this beloved lunar specialist.

Northeast Oceanus Procellarum Sector C To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Users of both small and large telescopes can enjoy using this book.


He regards this work as one belonging more to the 20th Century and would like to have it a completed project. Ot Highlights is a tour of 99 different celestial sights — from softly glowing clouds of gas and dust, to interesting stars, clusters, and galaxies — all visible in binoculars.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Atlss expect the price to go up more on this beautiful Moon Atlas. In addition to his knowledge and professionalism, what impressed everyone was his humble and unpretentious demeanor. I could not afford the supposedly better second edition upgrade. I should have sprung for one of these a long time ago for those nights when the moon is drowning out the dim fuzzies I usually search out. Ill use the Rukl moon Atlas time talas time again as I view the moon, always treasure it but atpas it away from food, drink, smoke and animals.

Then you can start reading Off books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. This photo-based Moon map clearly identifies and indexes more than interesting features and is ideal for for small telescopes producing a mirror-reversed view.

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