Continuous sunshine record of 63 hours 35 minutes, 1911

Made:
1911 in Cape Evans
preparer:
George Clarke Simpson

Sunshine recorder record of 63 hours 35 minutes continuous sunshine, observed by George Clarke Simpson made at Cape Evans, Ross Island, Antarctica, December 23-25th, 1911. This was during the 1910-1913 Antarctic Expedition.

Details

Category:
Meteorology
Object Number:
1922-449
Materials:
cardboard, complete, paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
overall width and length: 570 mm x 570 mm x 57 cm, .49kg
type:
instrument component
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • sunshine recorder
credit:
Simpson, G.C.
status:
Permanent collection

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