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  • and end times of night vary based on factors such as season, latitude, longitude and timezone. At any given time, one side of the planet Earth is bathed
    17 KB (2,512 words) - 07:53, 6 September 2015
  • rarely coincides with midnight on a clock. Solar midnight is dependent on longitude and time of the year rather than on a time zone. In the northern hemisphere
    3 KB (464 words) - 16:26, 28 November 2013
  • presence of the other worthless or worse. Theodore Roosevelt, Latitude and Longitude among Reformers, published in the "Century" (June, 1900). Methodology
    3 KB (484 words) - 16:26, 19 October 2014
  • (in which the Royal Observatory, Greenwich marks the Prime Meridian, 0° longitude, and GMT). Other famous landmarks include Buckingham Palace, the London
    15 KB (1,935 words) - 06:19, 22 January 2016
  • hath not yet been made. Written in remarks to the 1714 Longitude committee; quoted in Longitude (1995) by Dava Sobel, p. 52 (i998 edition) ISBN 1-85702-571-7)
    171 KB (25,303 words) - 00:23, 31 January 2016
  • my lot; * * * * * Though the latitude's rather uncertain, And the longitude also is vague, The persons I pity who know not the City The beautiful
    9 KB (1,363 words) - 22:47, 23 January 2016
  • are needed to specify a point on it – for example, both a latitude and longitude is required to locate a point on the surface of a sphere. The inside of
    23 KB (3,063 words) - 13:48, 28 January 2016
  • reform a laughingstock among decent men. Theodore Roosevelt, "Latitude and Longitude among Reformers, published in the "Century" (June, 1900); republished
    7 KB (1,123 words) - 19:38, 29 October 2015
  • cyclometers: 1. That there is a large reward offered for success; 2. That the longitude problem depends on that success; 3. That the solution is the great end
    7 KB (1,164 words) - 06:59, 13 September 2015
  • deserts on the Earth. The deserts of our world are not restricted by longitude, latitude, or elevation. They occur from areas close to the poles down
    31 KB (3,675 words) - 00:12, 6 May 2015
  • accomplish practical results for good. Theodore Roosevelt, Latitude and Longitude among Reformers, published in the "Century" (June, 1900). "Compromise"
    7 KB (1,025 words) - 12:27, 6 October 2015
  • Her cutty sark, o' Paisley harn, That while a lassie she had worn, In longitude tho' sorely scanty, It was her best, and she was vauntie. Line 171 "Weel
    16 KB (2,631 words) - 10:22, 26 January 2016
  • 1772, speaking to John Harrison's son William. Quoted in Dava Sobel, Longitude (1995, Fourth Estate Limited. London. Printed 1998. ISBN 1-85702-571-7)
    8 KB (955 words) - 06:05, 22 January 2016
  • journey again, as we journeyed, to that intersection of latitude and longitude where a shell hangs forever — forever and yet not forever, in space and
    13 KB (1,949 words) - 00:17, 16 January 2015
  • all the roads in the state, but it will not as a rule show latitude and longitude. A physical map goes into details about the topography of a country but
    20 KB (2,842 words) - 16:34, 6 February 2016
  • of unrighteousness on the other. Theodore Roosevelt, in "Latitude and Longitude among Reformers" in the "Century" (June 1900), later in The Strenuous
    37 KB (4,759 words) - 12:57, 5 February 2016
  • down the rabbit hole] I wonder what latitude longitude I've got to. I've no idea what latitude longitude are but they're grand words. Perhaps I've fell
    4 KB (627 words) - 15:54, 31 December 2015
  • storm-tossed seaman in the most distant oceans to determine in what degree of longitude he was sailing? Hermann Ludwig F. von Helmholtz in: Popular lectures on
    19 KB (2,548 words) - 18:44, 8 December 2014
  • dam'd by an earthquake. Ch. 3. When I'm playful I use the meridians of longitude and parallels of latitude for a seine, and drag the Atlantic Ocean for
    7 KB (1,210 words) - 07:42, 20 September 2014
  • the penetration of those who advised the abolition of the late Board of Longitude. The question whether it is good policy in the government of a country
    29 KB (4,596 words) - 12:39, 17 November 2015

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