line of latitude

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  • noun

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an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator

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L] on the surface of the earth called the circle of latitude [[theta].
bar] from the origin to the center H of the circle of latitude [[theta].
In Figure 5, we show the circle of latitude [[theta].
S], 0) (say), relative to a new right-handed coordinate system x'y'z' where x' and y' lie in the plane P containing the circle of latitude [[theta].