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Statementprepared jointly by the Nautical Almanac Office, United States Naval Observatory and Her Majesty"sNautical Almanac Office, Royal Greenwich Observatory. 1994.
ContributionsUnited States Naval Observatory. Nautical Almanac Office., Royal Greenwich Observatory. Nautical Almanac Office.
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Pagination75p. :
Number of Pages75
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Open LibraryOL21113829M
ISBN 100118869469
OCLC/WorldCa655400388

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