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Nature Astronomy

Impact, Factor and Metrics, Impact Score, Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and More

Last Updated on October 31, 2023

Impact Score

2022-2023

6.47

h-Index

2022-2023

 71

Rank

2022-2023

 530

SJR

2022-2023

 3.269

Note: The impact score or impact index shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics and Factor

Title Nature Astronomy
Abbreviation Nat. Astron.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Astronomy and Astrophysics (Q1)
h-index 71
Overall Rank/Ranking 530
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 3.269
Impact Score 6.47
Publisher Nature Publishing Group
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 23973366
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 2016-2022




About Nature Astronomy


Nature Astronomy is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Astronomy and Astrophysics (Q1). It is published by Nature Publishing Group. The overall rank of Nature Astronomy is 530. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 3.269. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 71. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Nature Astronomy journal is 23973366. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Nature Astronomy is cited by a total of 5362 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Nature Astronomy Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Nature Astronomy is 6.47, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Nature Astronomy IF is decreased by a factor of 0.46 and approximate percentage change is -6.64% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a falling trend. The impact IF, also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Nature Astronomy Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Nature Astronomy is 6.47. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Nature Astronomy. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 6.47
2021 6.93
2020 5.68
2019 4.31
2018 3.76
2017 6.00

Nature Astronomy h-index


  Table Setting

Nature Astronomy has an h-index of 71. It means 71 articles of this journal have more than 71 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Nature Astronomy ISSN


The ISSN of Nature Astronomy is 23973366. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Nature Astronomy Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Nature Astronomy is 530. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 3.269. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

SJR of Nature Astronomy by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.269
2021 2.647
2020 3.085
2019 2.505
2018 2.862
2017

Ranking of Nature Astronomy by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 530
2021 755
2020 616
2019 898
2018 713
2017 34218

Nature Astronomy Publisher


Table Setting

Nature Astronomy is published by Nature Publishing Group. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2016-2022. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Nature Astronomy is Nat. Astron.. This abbreviation ('Nat. Astron.') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Nature Astronomy


If your research field is/are related to Astronomy and Astrophysics (Q1), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the Nature Astronomy?

Nature Astronomy latest impact IF is 6.47. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 6.93 (2021) and 3.76 (2018), respectively, in the last 6 years. Moreover, its average IS is 5.53 in the previous 6 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Nature Astronomy?

The Nature Astronomy has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 3.269, according to the latest data. It is computed in the year 2023. In the past 6 years, this journal has recorded a range of SJR, with the highest being 3.269 in 2022 and the lowest being in 2017. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Nature Astronomy over the previous 6-year period stands at 5.53.


What's the latest h-index of the Nature Astronomy?

The latest h-index of the Nature Astronomy is 71.


Who's the publisher of the Nature Astronomy?

The Nature Astronomy is published by the Nature Publishing Group, with its country of publication being the United Kingdom.


What's the current ranking of the Nature Astronomy?

The Nature Astronomy is currently ranked 530 out of 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series in the latest ranking. Over the course of the last 6 years, this journal has experienced varying rankings, reaching its highest position of 530 in 2022 and its lowest position of 34218 in 2017.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Nature Astronomy?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Nature Astronomy is Nat. Astron..


Is the "Nature Astronomy" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Nature Astronomy is classified as a journal that the Nature Publishing Group publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Nature Astronomy?

The Nature Astronomy encompasses the following areas:

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics

For a more comprehensive understanding of its scope, check the official website of this journal.


What's the ISSN of the Nature Astronomy?

The Nature Astronomy is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 23973366.


What's the best quartile of the Nature Astronomy?

The best quartile for the Nature Astronomy is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Nature Astronomy?

The Nature Astronomy coverage history can be summarized as follows: 2016-2022.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Nature Astronomy

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 6.47
2021 6.93
2020 5.68
2019 4.31
2018 3.76
2017 6.00



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