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Degrees / Minutes / Seconds - definition(s)

degrees/minutes/seconds - [coordinate systems] The unit of measure for describing latitude and longitude. A degree is 1/360th of a circle. A degree is further divided into 60 minutes, and a minute is divided into 60 seconds.

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Source: esri, 22 March 2012 07:39:15, External 

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