Angular Distance

Description: Between two point objects, as viewed from a location different from either of these objects, the angle of length between the two directions originating from the observer and pointing toward these two objects (source)

Example: None

Synonym(s): Angular Separation, Apparent Distance, Apparent Separation

Element Segments: Ground Segment

Element Families: Observation

Crosswalk Identifiers

IUPAC Gold Book
Microsoft Academic
Unified Astronomy Thesaurus
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