Noun(1) the angular distance between a point on any meridian and the prime meridian at Greenwich
(1) Her certificate of discharge even recorded the longitude and latitude at which the company's contractual obligations ended.(2) Every four minutes of difference would indicate 1 degree of longitude to the east or the west.(3) Each standard atlas covers thirty minutes of latitude and longitude at a scale of four miles to the inch, and fills one page in the book.(4) Firstly, remember that your longitude is the angular distance West of the Greenwich meridian.(5) This displaces the track of totality about 60 degrees east in longitude .(6) You may notice that both these institutions of higher education are a mere stone's throw from my current longitude and latitude.(7) Other published co-ordinates agree with the latitude, but longitude can vary by as much as 0.03 minutes west.(8) at a longitude of 2Ôö¼Ôûæ W(9) lines of longitude(10) Down the left of the chart Galileo lists the longitude and latitude for each planet.(11) At the right longitude and latitude, the resort has plentiful snowfall.(12) Any object on the same hour circle will have the same right ascension, just as any place on earth on the same meridian of longitude has the same longitude .(13) The zero degree line of longitude slices down through Greenwich, dividing London into western and eastern hemispheres.(14) Not by accident, he used Harrison's chronometer and lunar distances to calculate longitudes accurately.(15) It discusses topics such as geometry, geography and algebra with applications to the longitudes of the planets.(16) In such circumstances it is not surprising that a wrong reading is made of the latitudes and longitudes and very soon the young one finds himself sinking deeper and deeper into this bog of multiple explanations.
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