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" An apparent solar day is the interval between two successive transits of the sun across the meridian. "
A Treatise on Nautical Astronomy for the Use of Students - Page 34
by John Merrifield - 1886 - 360 pages
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Text book of topographical and geographical surveying

Sir Charles Frederick Close - Surveying - 1905 - 288 pages
...will succeed each other across the meridian in the order of their right ascensions. An apparent or solar day is the interval between two successive transits...of the sun's centre across the same meridian, and apparent time (AT) at any instant is the hour awjle of the sun measured westwards throughout the circle...
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Physics for University Students, Parts 1-2

Henry Smith Carhart - Physics - 1906
...unit of time universally employed is the second of mean solar time. An apparent solar, or sundial, day is the interval between two successive transits of the sun's centre across the meridian of any place. But the apparent solar day varies in length from day to day by reason of the...
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Topographic, Trigonometric and Geodetic Surveying: Including Geographic ...

Herbert Michael Wilson - Topographical surveying - 1912 - 932 pages
...vernal equinox transits across the meridian. It includes 24 hours, numbered consecutively from zero. An apparent solar day is the interval between two successive transits of the sun across the meridian. The apparent solar time for any station of observer and any instant is the...
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Firefly Astronomy Dictionary

John Woodruff - Reference - 2003 - 256 pages
...power. day The time taken by the Earth to rotate once on its axis. There are various definitions. An apparent solar day is the interval between two successive transits of the Sun across the meridian. This interval is variable because the Sun's apparent motion throughout the...
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