- Category : Science-Astronomy
- Type : GE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Explanation 3
Italian astronomer, the son of Antonio Nobile, professor of Algebra at the University of Naples and astronomer at the Observatory of Capodimonte, and the poet Maria Giuseppina Guacci. In 1863, after the death of his father, he became a pupil at the observatory and the following year he was appointed assistant, along with Faustino Brioschi. He devoted himself to the study of Polar motion and variability of terrestrial latitudes and was the first to speak, in 1885, of changes in short period of geographic latitude related to the movement of the Earth's poles. He was one of the founders of the Italian Spectroscopy Society. He died in Naples on 15 June 1897.