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In this EBook we discuss the heliacal rising of the open star cluster Pleiades
and how that relates to the New Year celebrations of the New Zealand Māori
Tags Astronomy, heliacal rising, Pleiades, M45, Atlas, Pleione, Matariki, Mata a Ariki, Māori, new year, mid winter, solar day, sidereal day, lunar calendar, Puanga, Rigel, Tangata Whenua, Te Tou Hou, mihi maumahara, Pākehā,
Author(s) EV
First Published May 2009
This Edition - 3.2 June 2021

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