it ought to reach the moon four days after its departure, that is on the 5th of December, at midnight precisely, at the moment of her attaining her perigee, that is her nearest distance from the earth, which is exactly 86,410 leagues (French), or 238,833 miles mean distance (English).
Consequently, their arrival on the lunar disc could not take place until the 5th of December at twelve at night, at the exact moment when the moon should be full, and not on the
The accumulation of the clouds in the atmosphere prevented all observation on the 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th of December.
The Pharaon left Calcutta the 5th February; she ought to have been here a month ago.
Well, renew these bills up to the 5th of September; and on the 5th of September at eleven o'clock (the hand of the clock pointed to eleven), I shall come to receive the money.
On the 5th
of September, 1870, a caravan of eleven persons departed from Chamonix to make the ascent of Mont Blanc.
Arrived at Brindisi, Saturday, October 5th
, at 4 p.
We set out the 5th
day of August, 1706, and arrived at Fort St.
On the 5th
of March, 1867, the Moravian, of the Montreal Ocean Company, finding herself during the night in 27@ 30' lat.
Francesco Bussone, born at Carmagnola about 1390, executed at Venice, 5th
on the very day of Janetta's Escape, as Sophia was majestically removing the 5th
Bank-note from the Drawer to her own purse, she was suddenly most impertinently interrupted in her employment by the entrance of Macdonald himself, in a most abrupt and precipitate Manner.
The president of the Gun Club has the honor to inform his colleagues that, at the meeting of the 5th
instant, he will bring before them a communication of an extremely interesting nature.