Studies in spectrum analysis

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D. Appleton and Company, 1878 - 258 pages


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Page 225 - ... great accuracy. In addition to this, the circumstance that these lines occur in groups renders the observation of the coincidence of these spectra more exact than is the case with those composed of single lines. The lines produced by chromium, also, form a very characteristic group, which likewise coincides with a remarkable group of Fraunhofer's lines ; hence I believe that I am justified in affirming the presence of chromium in the solar atmosphere.

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