azimuth


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the azimuth of a celestial body is the angle between the vertical plane containing it and the plane of the meridian

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The Relia-Bolt will be manufactured to the highest quality by utilizing our advanced CNC precision mills, lathes and experienced machinists," said Len Zaiser IV, Azimuth Technology president.
It became clear that Azimuth Technology was the perfect fit in corporate philosophy, facility capability and plain, old-fashioned, roll-up-your-sleeves determination to bring this product to market in a timely fashion.
The mobile communication antenna is on the same plane as floor 6 and, in addition, the antenna's azimuth coincides with floor 6 and therefore the EMF power density values are the highest in the direction of the most intensive radiation.
Problem is, some crewmen are forgetting this extra step for the azimuth knob.
The future assignment of permit interests to Azimuth, and implementation of aspects of the agreement, are subject to receiving approvals from the Italian authorities.
However, the symmetrical nature of the polarized skylight pattern leads to directional uncertainty unless the pattern is integrated with the horizontal position of the sun, called the solar azimuth.
Abstract: This article deals with evaluation of accuracy of experimental azimuth measurement in external environment using the GNSS receiver with two antenna inputs.
The telescope rotates about two axes: elevation and azimuth, vertical and horizontal, respectively.
If you know anything about Texas in the spring the woods are thick, and the soldiers were asked to find four unknown points knowing only grid coordinates, distance and magnetic azimuth from a start point.
The MGS provides the contractor with known positioning by producing immediate information on tool face, azimuth (horizontal angle) and inclination (vertical angle).
Bob's selection of Azimuth's W-Series is another indication of the need for repeatability, scalability and automation in WLAN test equipment," said Graham Celine, vice president of Marketing for Azimuth Systems, Inc.
The sap flow variability measured at different azimuth locations was not consistent between trees.
Clearly, this vision cannot be attained overnight, and will probably never be completely achieved; but it does provide us with a pole star to check the azimuth of our actions.
A common mistake is to plan a route with only one or two long legs, hoping that one azimuth and straight-line distance will make up for the difficulties in terrain.
Intelligroup Inc, the Edison, New Jersey-based IT services company, has acquired privately held New Zealand-based management consultancy, Azimuth Group, for approximately $16.