The book contains the following:
- Daily Tables for the GHA and Dec of Sun, and the GHA of Aries for the years 2000 to 2003. Quadrennial corrections are also given to enable the position of the Sun to be calculated for any year up to 2050.
- Positions for 39 principal navigation start, including Polaris
- Star Charts for the Northern and Southern skys
- Sight Reduction Tables
- Correction Tables for altitude, dip, refraction and the Sun's diameter