Vega's Calculations of Logarithms

In the Thesaurus Logarithmorum, Vega calculated and using the formula
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For and he got (note that )
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Therefore
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In [1], is the factor for transforming common-to-natural logarithms. Check "show original" to compare the original source with this reconstruction.
Reference
[1] G. Vega, Thesaurus Logarithmorum, Leipzig, Germany: in libraria Wiedmannia, 1794 pp. v–vi.
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