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Definition of the noun anomalistic year
What does anomalistic year mean as a name of something?
- time of the earth's revolution from perihelion to perihelion again; 365 days and 6 hr and 13 min and 53.1 sec
Alternative definition of the noun anomalistic year
- The time taken for the Earth to complete one revolution with respect to its apsides, usually defined as the time between perihelion passages.
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An Introduction to Astronomy (1906)
by Forest Ray Moulton
The anomalistic year is the time that it takes the earth to move from the perihelion of its orbit to the perihelion again.
by Richard A. Matzner
anomalistic year See year. anomalous resistivity For a 17.
Marine Affairs Dictionary (2004)
Terms, Concepts, Laws, Court Cases, and International Conventions and Agreements by Niels West
ANOMALISTIC YEAR: The time it takes for the Earth to move from one ...
Dictionary of the Mathematical and Physical Sciences, According to the Latest Improvements and Discoveries (1823)
by James Mitchell
Anomalistic YEAR, is the interval which is occupied by the sun in passing from apogee to apogee, or from perigee to perigee: it is greater than the sidereal year by the time required to describe the annual progression of the apogee. The length ...
by Joseph A. Angelo
anomalistic year mean time interval between successive passages of the Moon through its closest point to Earth (perigee), about 27.555 days. anomalistic year See YEAR. anomaly 1. (aerospace operations) A deviation from the normal or ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)
The first of these is called the solar year; the second the sidereal year; and the third the anomalistic year. So that the solar year is 20 minutes 29 seconds shorter than the sidereal; and the sidereal year is four minutes 36 seconds shorter than ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
nearly the time from r to S : but this time is less than half an anomalistic year, which is 182d. 15h. 7m. 1 s., as has been ...
A Dictionary of Astronomy (2012)
by Ian Ridpath
anomalistic year The interval of time between successive passages of the Earth through the perihelion of its orbit, equal to 365.2596 days. Due to ...
Anomalistic year (see Anomaly); Astronomical year,the interval between one vernalequinox and thenext, oronecomplete mean apparent circuit ofthe ecliptic by the sun,or mean motion through 360° of longitude—365 days, 5 hours,48 minutes, ...
Encyclopaedia Americana : a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and biography, brought down to the present time (1836)
It is necessary to observe the difference between the tropical, sidereal and anomalistic year. The astronomical year is also called tropical, because its duration depends on the return of the sun to the equinoxes or the tropics. This differs from ...
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
Anomalistic Year. The interval of time in which the earth completes a revolution with respect to any point in its elliptic orbit. The tropical year is measured by the return of the earth to the same equinox; the sidereal year by its return to the same ...
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