Synonyms and Antonyms for celestial-longitude

1. celestial longitude (n.)

(astronomy) the equatorial coordinate specifying the angle, measured eastward along the celestial equator, from the vernal equinox to the intersection of the hour circle that passes through an object in the sky; usually expressed in hours and minutes and seconds; used with declination to specify positions on the celestial sphere


2. celestial (adj.)

of or relating to the sky


3. celestial (adj.)

relating to or inhabiting a divine heaven


4. celestial (adj.)

of heaven or the spirit

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5. longitude (n.)

the angular distance between a point on any meridian and the prime meridian at Greenwich