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Reports about the measurements of the size of the Earth

Here is the place where you will find the results from the Astronomy On-Line Collaborative Project on the Measurement of the size of the Earth, also known as the Eratosthenes Project, after the Greek scientist who first used this method.

The reports are not yet complete, but they will be updated, as more information becomes available.

See also the article in the Astronomy On-Line Newspaper.


Provisional report of November 16, 1996

This provisional report is still in ASCII.


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Contact: Bernard Pellequer, Geospace, Observatoire d'Aniane
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