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Originally Posted by AdamLein View Post
What term refers to the amount of time since a celestial body has crossed the local meridian?
Time's up: it's the local hour angle.

Next question: I observe a star near the horizon. All throughout the night it moves leftward along the horizon, without changing altitude. Where am I?
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