Astronomy Reports

Astronomicheskii Zhurnal

Russian language title: Астрономический журнал

ISSN PRINT: 1063-7729
ISSN ONLINE: 1562-6881


Astronomy Reports (Astronomicheskii Zhurnal), founded in 1924, is the most prominent astronomy journal in the former Soviet Union. It is also widely known and cited abroad. The journal publishes original papers on astronomical topics, including theoretical and observational astrophysics, physics of the Sun, planetary astrophysics, radioastronomy, stellar astronomy, celestial mechanics, and astronomy methods and instrumentation.

Astronomy Reports is abstracted and/or indexed in:
Academic OneFile, Academic Search, Astrophysics Data System (ADS), CSA, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Chemical and Earth Sciences, Current Abstracts, Current Contents/Physical, EBSCO, Gale, Google Scholar, INSPEC, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, OCLC, ReadCube, SCImago, SCOPUS, Science Citation Index, Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Simbad Astronomical Database, Summon by ProQuest.


Astronomicheskii Zhurnal
Profsoyuznaya ul. 90, Moscow, 117997 Russia
Phone: +7 (495) 336-0700

Editorial Board


Alexander A. Boyarchuk, Institute of Astronomy, Russian Academy of Sciences,Moscow, Russia


Anatolii M. Cherepashchuk, Shternberg Astronomical Institute, Moscow, Russia


Dmitrii S. Wiebe, Institute of Astronomy, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia


Viktor K. Abalakin, Pulkovo Observatory, St. Petersburg, Russia; Dmitrii V. Bisikalo, Institute of Astronomy, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia; Rustam D. Dagkesamanskii, Astrospace Center of the Lebedev Institute of Physics, Moscow, Russia; Roal’d E. Gershberg, Astrophysical Observatory, Crimea, Russia; Mikhail A. Livshits, Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, the Ionosphere, and Radiowave Propagation, Moscow, Russia; Nataliya N. Stepanyan, Astrophysical Observatory, Crimea, Russia; Alexander V. Tutukov, Institute of Astronomy, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.


Venera R. Sokolova


D.C. Gabuzda

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2016, Volume 60 (12 issues)

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