Table

of the

PERIODS, REVOLUTIONS, MAGNITUDES, &c. of t«e PLANETS,

As formerly computed by Aftronomers.-For their fiearly true Diftances from the Sun, as determined from

Obfervations of the Tranfit of Venus, in the Year 1761.

Sun and Planets.

Mercury

Venus

H'arth

VIoon

Mars

[upiter

Saturn

Annual Pe- Diurnal Ro-Diameter riod round the Sun.

tation on its Axis.

6S6d

433zJ 107çqd

23h I 7h 6b 6h

12I)

7h in Engliih Miles.

MeanDia-meter as feen from the Sun.

Mt.au Dihance frum the Sun in Engliih Miles.

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