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Burmese shadow calculations

Gislén, Lars LU and Eade, J. Chris (2014) In JOURNAL OF ASTRONOMICAL HISTORY AND HERITAGE 17(3). p.258-266
Abstract
The methods of calculation of shadow lengths of the Sun and the Moon seem to be a specific for Burmese astronomy and have many original features. The present paper gives a detailed exposition of these methods with an analysis of an example taken from a Burmese manuscript.
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  abstract     = {The methods of calculation of shadow lengths of the Sun and the Moon seem to be a specific for Burmese astronomy and have many original features. The present paper gives a detailed exposition of these methods with an analysis of an example taken from a Burmese manuscript.},
  author       = {Gislén, Lars and Eade, J. Chris},
  issn         = {1440-2807},
  language     = {eng},
  month        = {12},
  number       = {3},
  pages        = {258--266},
  series       = {JOURNAL OF ASTRONOMICAL HISTORY AND HERITAGE},
  title        = {Burmese shadow calculations},
  volume       = {17},
  year         = {2014},
}