Determination of the latitude of MacFarland observatory at Miami University
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Determination of the latitude of MacFarland observatory at Miami University by Everett James Miltenberger

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Published .
Written in English

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Statementby Everett James Miltenberger
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Paginationii, 38 leaves :
Number of Pages38
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Open LibraryOL14415938M

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The University of Miami, in a partnership with Florida International University under the rubric of the Miami-Florida European Union Center (MFEUCE), has been home to the European Union Center of Excellence since The Miami-Florida EU Center is one of the ten universities in the United States awarded by the European Commission as Centers of Excellence. () began his college career as a physics major at Miami University in , leaving to go into the navy before finishing his degree. In , Miami University planned to build a new building on the site of the McFarland Observatory. The inch would not be moved to the top of this new building. The Faculty Manual sets forth principles and procedures which protect our academic freedom, specifies our rights to participate in the governance of the University, and establishes the Faculty Senate. Its provisions are part of a faculty member’s contract with the University. Section “A” is the Faculty Government Charter, and for over a half century represents the Constitution of faculty. The primary unit in which longitude and latitude are given is degrees (°). There are ° of longitude (° E ↔ ° W) and ° of latitude (90° N ↔ 90° S). Each degree can be broken into 60 minutes (’). Each minute can be divided into 60 seconds (”). For finer accuracy, fractions of seconds given by a decimal point are used.