Synonyms for celestial latitude

Synonyms for (noun) celestial latitude

Synonyms: celestial latitude, dec, declination

Definition: (astronomy) the angular distance of a celestial body north or to the south of the celestial equator; expressed in degrees; used with right ascension to specify positions on the celestial sphere

Similar words: angular distance

Definition: the angular separation between two objects as perceived by an observer

Usage: he recorded angular distances between the stars

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