observed latitude

observed latitude

[əb′zərvd ′lad·ə‚tüd]
(navigation)
Latitude determined from observations which result in lines of position extending in a generally east-west direction.
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observed latitude

The latitude determined from observations, which results in lines of position extending in a generally east-west direction.
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However the differences were much less than the observed latitude variations between the two apparitions.
"The plots of Mr Thesiger's traverse have been adjusted to his observed latitudes and to the most recent positions for Muwaiqih, Ibri, Haij, Jibail Fahud, Jabal Salakh, J Kaur and J al Akhadar.