horizon system of coordinates

Definition of horizon system of coordinates

: a system of celestial coordinates based on the observer's horizon with its coordinates being altitude and azimuth

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“Horizon system of coordinates.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horizon%20system%20of%20coordinates. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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