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Unformatted text preview: hour is a 15 degree change in the longitude directions and it is four hours earlier than Greenwich, which is the 0 degree longitude mark. Question 2: If local noon occurs at 3 pm according to your clock (3 hrs later than at Greenwich), where are you located at (in terms of longitude)? Describe how you obtain the answer. You are located +3 or 45 degrees E longitude. Because Greenwich is 0 degrees longitude and each longitude mark over is 15 degrees....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course OCEANOGRAP 1005 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at LSU.
- Fall '09