Ptolemaic Model

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Geocentric Model - Ptolemaic Model - Geocentrism and Islamic Astronomy
... Due to the scientific dominance of the Ptolemaic system in Islamic astronomy, the Muslim astronomers accepted unanimously the geocentric model ... moves in an elliptic orbit, while Alpetragius proposed a planetary model that abandoned the equant, epicycle and eccentric mechanisms, though this resulted in a system that was mathematically less ... "Maragha Revolution" refers to the Maragha school's revolution against Ptolemaic astronomy ...
Maragheh Observatory - Maragha Revolution
... The "Maragha Revolution" refers to the Maragheh school's revolution against Ptolemaic astronomy ... and produce alternative configurations to the Ptolemaic model ... than previous astronomers in producing non-Ptolemaic configurations which eliminated the equant and eccentrics, were more accurate than the Ptolemaic model in numerically predicting planetary ...
Cosmology In Medieval Islam - Cosmology in The Medieval Islamic World - Maragha Revolution
... refers to the Maragheh school's revolution against Ptolemaic astronomy ... produce alternative configurations to the Ptolemaic model ... more successful than their Andalusian predecessors in producing non-Ptolemaic configurations which eliminated the equant and eccentrics, were more accurate than the Ptolemaic model in ...

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