Translation for 'latitude' from English to Russian
NOUN   a latitude | latitudes
SYNO latitude | line of latitude | parallel | ...
широта {ж}
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Translation for 'latitude' from English to Russian

широта {ж}астрон.геогр.
Usage Examples English
  • Its astronomical location, as it is located at the intersection of latitude 15 and 25 north with longitude 15 and 45 east, so that it occupies an intermediate position between longitude and latitude in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which extends north to latitude 32 and south to latitude 16.
  • Negative film's latitude increases somewhat with high ISO material, in contrast digital tends to narrow on latitude with high ISO settings.
  • A circle of latitude or line of latitude on Earth is an abstract east–west small circle connecting all locations around Earth (ignoring elevation) at a given latitude coordinate line.
  • The first complication applies to all celestial objects: the object's declination equals the observer's astronomical latitude, but the term "latitude" ordinarily means geodetic latitude, which is the latitude on maps and GPS devices.
  • In the ocean, the Rossby radius varies dramatically with latitude.

  • The third chart shows how the geodesic deviations vary with initial geodesic azimuth originating from 20 degrees north latitude.
  • At 75° north latitude, it is one of the highest-latitude impact craters known.
  • Geodetic latitude and "geocentric latitude" have different definitions.
  • On the surface of the earth, the invariant latitude (...) is equal to the magnetic latitude (...).
  • The latitude, as defined in this way for the sphere, is often termed the spherical latitude, to avoid ambiguity with the geodetic latitude and the auxiliary latitudes defined in subsequent sections of this article.

  • This latitude also roughly corresponds to the minimum latitude in which civil twilight can last all night near the summer solstice.
  • Unlike equatorial or mid-latitude E [...] , sporadic E propagation over high latitude paths is rare, and supports unexpected contacts between locations surrounding the Arctic, even during periods of low solar activity.
  • Army Corps of Engineers measured the amount of water flowing through the Mississippi River and compared it to the amount entering the Atchafalaya Basin by monitoring "latitude flow" at the latitude of the Red River Landing, located [...] downstream of Old River.
  • Latitude (symbol [...]) measures the angle of an object northward of the galactic equator (or midplane) as viewed from Earth.
  • The combination of beliefs and attitudes regarding any topic come to be known as individual latitudes.

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