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Geodetic Longitude

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Geodetic Longitude - definition(s)

geodetic longitude - [coordinate systems] The angle between the plane of the meridian that passes through a point on the surface of the spheroid and the plane of a prime meridian, usually the Greenwich meridian.


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Source: esri, 27 April 2012 08:48:33, External 

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