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Title
Die verfinsterte Erdkugel d.i. geographische Vorstellung der Sonnen- od. Erd-Finsternis den 25ten Iulii ao. 1748 ... = :  le Monde eclipsé, ou representation geographique de l'eclipse de la terre ou du soleil qui arrivera le 25. Iulliet 1748   / von Georg Moriz Lowiz ; sculpsit fit. Ruprecht Adam Schneider Fürth.
Monde eclipsé, ou representation geographique de l'eclipse de la terre ou du soleil qui arrivera le 25. Iulliet 1748
Scale
s differ.
Name/Creator
Lowitz, G. M. (George Moritz), 1722-1774, creator
Euler, Leonhard, 1707-1783, dedicatee.
Dorn, S. (Sebastian), -approximately 1778, engraver.
Schneider, Ruprecht Adam.
Homann Erben (Firm)
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Map Coll (Pusey)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Norimb[ergae]
Publisher
Officina Homanniana
Language
Latin
Language
German
Language
French
Description
4 maps on 2 sheets : hand col. ; sheets 54 x 63 cm.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map
Subject
Solar eclipses -- 1748 -- Maps ;  World maps

Category
Eclipses

Maps

Note
Sheet 1. Fig. I [map] : Halbkugel bey dem Eintritt des Mittelpuncts vom Halbschatten -- Sheet 1. Fig. II [map] : Halbkugel mit dem Halbschatten zur Zeit des Neumonds -- Sheet 1. Fig. III [map] : Halbkugel mit dem Austritt des Mittelpuncts vom Halbschatten -- Sheet 2. [map] : Evropa Eclipsata d. xxv. Iul. A.mdccxxxxviii designata stereographice / a Georgio Mauritio Lowizio. Impensis Homannianis Norimb ; S. Dorn sculps. Norib.

Shows movements of moon relative to Berlin, Nuremburg, St. Petersburg and Rome; movement of penumbra during the solar eclipse.

Relief shown pictorially.

Dedication: Illustri ac per omnem Europam celeberrimo viro Dno. Leonhardo Evlero. Acad. Imperial. Petropolit. Professori honorario, Regiæ Societ. Sc. Anglicanæ Sodali, nec non classis mathemat. in Academia regia sc. Borussica Directori et Professori Regio fautori sua singulari pietate ætatem colendo utramq[ue] tabulam Orbis eclipsati et Europæ eclipsatæ in æternum monumentum consecrat Georgius Mauritius Lowiz, tanti nominis sincerus cultor.

Includes 1 ancillary figure and tables on sheet 1 and 4 ancillary figures on sheet 2.

In German, French, and Latin.