| John Olding Butler - 1866 - 208 pages
...he has gained his highest point in the heavens. Bule. — Rectify the globe for the given latitude ; **find the sun's place in the ecliptic, and bring it to the** meridian ; then count the number of degrees which are between the sun's place and the wooden horizon... | |
| Sophia S. Cornell - Geography - 1867 - 424 pages
...MERIDIAN ALTITUDE AT ANT PLACE ON ANY GIVEN DAY. Rule.—Rectify the globe for the latitude of tho **place. Find the sun's place in the ecliptic, and bring...the sun's place is the altitude required. PROBLEM** XVIH. TOE TIME OF A LTOAR ECLIPSE REING GIVEN, TO FIND ALL THOSE PLACES TO WHICH IT IS VISIKLE. Rule.—Find... | |
| sir Richard Phillips - 1868 - 354 pages
...Amazon ? PROBLEM XIX. — To find the sun's meridian altitude at any given place. Rule. — Elevate **the globe for the latitude of the place. Find the sun's place in the ecliptic, and bring it to the** brazen meridian : count the number of degrees contained on the meridian, between the horizon and the... | |
| Rev. J. GOLDSMITH (pseud. [i.e. Sir Richard Phillips.]), sir Richard Phillips - 1868 - 184 pages
...9. Singapore? PROBLEM XIX.—To find the sun's meridian altitude at any given place. Bule.—Elevate **the globe for the latitude of the place. Find the sun's place in the ecliptic, and bring it to the** brazen meridian; count the number of degrces contained on the meridian, betwcen the horizon and the... | |
| Henry Kiddle - 1868 - 300 pages
...the hour of the day and the day of the month being given : Make the elevation of the pole equal to **the latitude of the place; find the sun's place in the ecliptic,** bring it to the meridian, and set the index to 12. If the time be before noon, turn the globe eastward;... | |
| Elias Loomis - Astronomy - 1870 - 274 pages
...given Place on a given Day, and also the Length of the Day and of the Night. — Elevate the pole to **the latitude of the place ; find the sun's place in the ecliptic** ; bring it to the meridian, and set the hour index to XEL Turn the globe till the sun's place is brought... | |
| Sophia S. Cornell - Geography - 1877 - 418 pages
...MERIDIAN ALTITUDE AT ANY PLACE ON ANY GIVEN DAY. Rule.—Rectify the globe for the latitude of the placa **Find the sun's place in the ecliptic, and bring it...meridian between the horizon and the sun's place is the** altituJe required. PROBLEM XVHI. THE TIME OF A LUNAR ECLIPSE BEING GIVEN, TO FIND ALL THOSE PLACES... | |
| Henry Kiddle - Astronomy - 1877 - 296 pages
...the hour of the day and the day of the month being given : Make the elevation of the pole equal to **the latitude of the place ; find the sun's place in the ecliptic,** bring it to the meridian, and set the index to 12. If the time be before noon, turn the globe eastward... | |
| Alexander Stewart - 1882 - 516 pages
...length of the day and night, at any place not in the frigid zones, on a given day. RULE.—Rectify **the globe for the latitude of the place, find the sun's place in the ecliptic** for the given day, and bring it to the meridian; set the Index to HI., and turn the sun's place to... | |
| Elias Loomis - 1897 - 264 pages
...given Place on a given Day, and also the Length of the Day and of the Night. — Elevate the pole to **the latitude of the place; find the sun's place in the ecliptic;** bring it to the meridian, and set the hour index to XII. Turn the globe till the sun's place is brought... | |
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