celestial latitude definition

  • noun:
    • The angular length north, counted good, or south, counted negative, regarding the ecliptic along a great group drawn through pole of the ecliptic and a celestial human anatomy.
    • (astronomy) the angular distance of a celestial human body north or to the south of this celestial equator; expressed in levels; used in combination with correct ascension to specify opportunities in the celestial sphere

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