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4 The motion of the comet6 The motion of the cometThe motion of the cometThe Newton Project Knowledge Graph2020-10-08Journal
On Tuesday Ian 10th at 10 of the clock at night The comet was distant from the northerne following the 1st of ♈ 6d 10'. from the midle & brighter in the north knot of the fishes 6d 8'. Its tayle poynting towards the biggest of the 3 s in the taile of ♈ but being very weake & the star it selfe grown very dim.
On Munday Ian 23d at 8h at night The Comet was distant from the middle bright in the North knot of the ♓ 3d 58'. & twixt that & the in the Rams neck exactly. its tayle being scarse discernable. This comets motion was swiftest & it nerest to us when it was in the belly of Syrius its right ascention being 100d.