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The longitude is the distance from one place on the earth to the east or west of the north-south direction known as the prime meridian. The longitude of the prime meridian is 0 °, and the longitude of the other places on the earth is eastward to 180 ° or west to 180 °. Unlike the latitude of the equator as a natural starting point, longitude has no natural starting point, the original meridian is the candidate out. British cartographers use the meridian of the London Greenwich Observatory as a starting point, and other countries or people have used other meridians to start, such as Rome, Copenhagen, Jerusalem, St. Petersburg, Pisa, Paris and Philadelphia. At the International Meridian Conference in 1884, the meridian of Greenwich was officially designated as the starting point for the longitude. 180 ° east longitude, about 28 ° west, equivalent to the date of the international date change, the date of the international date change line, the date difference of one day. ... 经度是地球上一个地点离一根被称为本初子午线的南北方向走线以东或以西的度数。本初子午线的经度是0°，地球上其它地点的经度是向东到180°或向西到180°。不像纬度有赤道作为自然的起点，经度没有自然的起点，本初子午线是人选出来的。英国的制图学家使用经过伦敦格林维治天文台的子午线作为起点，过去其它国家或人也使用过其它的子午线做起点，比如罗马、哥本哈根、耶路撒冷、圣彼德堡、比萨、巴黎和费城等。在1884年的国际本初子午线大会上格林维治的子午线被正式定为经度的起点。東經180°即西經180°，約等同於國際日期變更線，國際日期變更線的兩邊，日期相差一日。...
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «东经» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the Chinese literature, quotes and news about 东经
10 CHINESE BOOKS RELATING TO «东经»
Discover the use of 东经 in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to 东经 and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in Chinese literature.