Ways to measure the sky

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Ways to measure the sky Earth First: Positions on the globe latitude angle from ! equator (=0 o ) to ! pole (=90 o ) longitude angle West from Prime Meridian (agreed zero point)
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Unformatted text preview: Ways to measure the sky Earth First: Positions on the globe Example : Ames, IA ! latitude: 42 o 1"(minute) North ! longitude: 93 37" West...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course AST AST1002 taught by Professor Emilyhoward during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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