Unformatted text preview: If the missile’s speed is 2070 mph, and its accuracy is perfect on a non-rotating Earth, where will it land relative to its target on a rotating Earth? Useful information: 1 ° latitude = 69 miles. The Earth’s rotation speed is about 700 mph at 45 ° N and about 500 mph at 60 ° N....
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This note was uploaded on 12/28/2009 for the course ATMOS 120 taught by Professor Charlevoix-romine during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.
- Fall '08