How did ptolemy come up with coordinates for over 8000 places?

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The Almagest is a work of genius and beauty that stood for over ... did: Galileo. Ptolemy takes Aristotle’s physics as a given and then comes ...
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... the shapes of the constellations should change considerably over the course of a year. If they did ... geocentric model. Ptolemy ... place for absolute ...
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Classical trigonometry. The word trigonometry comes from the ... he did his computations with a ... a task that was to take over a century and involve ...
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Top Introduction to the latitude/longitude coordinate system. Today's latitude/longitude coordinate system is an extremely accurate and unambiguous way to ...
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Hipparchus’ Table of Climata and Ptolemy’s Geography Dmitry Shcheglov ... (Hipparchus) 8000 st , ... , 70 Ptolemy places Ocelis in lat. 12½º ...
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Astrology & Astronomy in Iran and Ancient Mesopotamia By: ... rose up against the ... astronomers gathered to refine Ptolemy’s coordinates for the stars ...
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