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Astronomical Journal- Impact Score, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on November 16, 2021

Impact Score

10.69

h-Index

 271

Rank

 844

SJR

 2.61

Note: The impact score 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

Title Astronomical Journal
Abbreviation Astron. J.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Astronomy and Astrophysics (Q1); Space and Planetary Science (Q1)
h-index 271
Overall Rank/Ranking 844
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.61
Impact Score 10.69
Publisher IOP Publishing Ltd.
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 00046256, 15383881


About Astronomical Journal


Astronomical Journal is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Astronomy and Astrophysics (Q1); Space and Planetary Science (Q1). It is published by IOP Publishing Ltd.. The overall rank of Astronomical Journal is 844. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.61. 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 271. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Astronomical Journal journal is 00046256, 15383881. 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. Astronomical Journal is cited by a total of 15298 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2020).


Astronomical Journal Impact Score 2020-2021


The impact score (IS) 2020 of Astronomical Journal is 10.69, which is computed in 2021 as per its definition. Astronomical Journal IS is increased by a factor of 0.65 and approximate percentage change is 6.47% when compared to preceding year 2019, which shows a rising trend. The impact score (IS), 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

Astronomical Journal Impact Score 2021 Prediction


IS 2020 of Astronomical Journal is 10.69. If the same upward trend persists, impact score of joule may rise in 2021 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Astronomical Journal. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 10.69
2019 10.04
2018 10.02
2017 7.64
2016 3.85
2015 4.74
2014 4.13

Astronomical Journal h-index


  Table Setting

Astronomical Journal has an h-index of 271. It means 271 articles of this journal have more than 271 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.




Astronomical Journal ISSN


The ISSN of Astronomical Journal is 00046256, 15383881. 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

Astronomical Journal Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Astronomical Journal is 844. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.61. 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.


Astronomical Journal Publisher


Table Setting

Astronomical Journal is published by IOP Publishing Ltd.. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1987, 1989-2020. 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 Astronomical Journal is Astron. J.. This abbreviation ('Astron. J.') 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 Astronomical Journal


If your research field is/are related to Astronomy and Astrophysics (Q1); Space and Planetary Science (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.


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 (IF) of Astronomical Journal

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 10.69
2019 10.04
2018 10.02
2017 7.64
2016 3.85
2015 4.74
2014 4.13



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