geocentric longitude

noun

Definition of geocentric longitude

1 : celestial longitude based on or as seen from the earth's center opposed to heliocentric longitude

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“Geocentric longitude.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geocentric%20longitude. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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