Some articles on year, labeled, years labeled, years:
... In his Rudolphine Tables (1627), Johannes Kepler used a prototype of year zero which he labeled Christi (Christ) between years labeled Ante Christum (Be ... Then in 1702 the French astronomer Philippe de la Hire used a year he labeled Christum 0 at the end of years labeled ante Christum (BC), and immediately before years labeled post Christum (AD) on ... astronomer Jacques Cassini (Cassini II), who is traditionally credited with the invention of year zero, completed the transition in his Tables astronomiques, simply labeling this year 0, which he placed at the end ...
... between two instants, automatically accounting for years with different lengths, while allowing for any arbitrary precision by including as many fractional decimal digits as necessary ... astronomer Jean Meeus no longer mentions determining intervals via years, stating The astronomical counting of the negative years is the only one suitable for arithmetical purpose ... in the historical practice of counting, the rule of divisibility by 4 revealing the Julian leap-years no longer exists these years are, indeed, 1, 5, 9, 13.. ...
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