Text #8579

Ptolemy. Almagest
[p. 253]

Again in the seventh year of Kambyses, which is the 225th year from Nabonassar, Phamenoth [month VII] 17/18 in the Egyptian calendar [-522 Jul 16/17], 1 [equinoctial] hour before midnight at Babylon, the Moon was eclipsed half its diameter from the north. Thus the eclipse occurred about 1 5/6 equinoctial hours before midnight at Alexandria.

Please view our Legal Notice before you make use of this Database.

See also our Credits page for info on data we are building upon.