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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Atlsa copy I ordered was a withdrawn school library copy. Simply put, it’s a grand work of art, and if you get your hands on one, never let go! References to this book La Luna. The Lunar Navigator Interactive Maps Of The Moon A complete series of interactive lunar maps, with more than 1, geographic formations including craters, mountains, rkkl, seas and valleys identified simply by moving your mouse cursor over the feature.

This photo-based Moon map clearly identifies and indexes more than interesting features and is ideal for tukl small telescopes producing a mirror-reversed view. A Personal View is an authoritative guidebook that tells you not only what to look for, but why to look.

Afterward, he said that felt more honored here in the U. Get to Know Us. Southwestern Oceanus Procellarum Sector E Also so much moon information and info about moon flights and history of the people various craters named after.

I’ve been an amateur stargazer for more than 40 years, but I’ve never spent much time on the moon. This is one particular edition of an out-of-print classic. Notify me of new posts via email.


It’s a shame this magnificent atlas of the Moon is out of print. Account Options Sign in. Just received my first copy of Antonin Rukl Atlas of the Moon. What was a terrible loss for Huntley, Illinois, was my inestimable gain. Also inminor planet was named for this beloved lunar specialist. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here In addition to his knowledge and professionalism, what impressed everyone was his humble and unpretentious demeanor.

Drawing on both traditional telescopic observations and the modern explorations of the Apollo, Clementine, and Lunar Prospector missions, The Modern Moon: Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. Master lunar cartographer Antonin Rukl’s exquisite maps are accompanied by comprehensive lists of lunar formations and sights Notify me of new comments via email.

Antonin Rukl was the director of the Prague Planetarium. Visit our Help Pages. Central Mare Tranquillitatis Sector D Atlas of the Moon. Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item?

He graduated from Czech Technical University in Prague inafter which he joined the Czech Technical Thee as a staff member, working at the Prague Planetarium in February The Hungarian version is printed in copies.

This photo-based Moon map clearly identifies and indexes more than interesting features and is ideal for small telescopes and binoculars. You must have Javascript turned on in order to access this function. They are survived by a daughter Janaa son Michaland four grandchildren. At that event, more than attendees gathered to attend his two presentations on how he researched and prepared the scrupulously detailed maps for his lunar atlas. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.


The text is considerably revised and updated, making an edition 1. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. You must be logged in to post a comment. Revised, updated, and improved with expanded text and maps, this venerable atlas is the ideal reference guide for beginning Moon-gazers and expert lunar observers alike.

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May the moon brightly “light up” your observing. This version is designed for users of telescopes that produce a mirror-reversed view, such as refractors used with a star diagonal and Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes. Users of both small and large telescopes can enjoy using this book. Should last a long time.

Atlas of the Moon

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to mmoon the free Kindle App. Don’t worry about the condition. It features 76 hand-drawn detail maps of the near side at 1 km resolution, complete with libration maps and for the first time, polar maps, showing the surface in uniform illumination, without any shadowed areas.

This new printing is also free of red ink, making it much easier to use at the eyepiece. Click here to order from Amazon. It would make it easier for me to mark it up with my own notes, which I really want to do.

Regrettably, this fine atlas now appears to be out of print, though used copies may surface from time to time.

For a map of the Lunar far side, please click here.