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The Struve geodetic arc (multiple locations in ten countries): FUGLENAES (Norway)

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    Geographical position 
    • InfoTheme: Applied astronomy in modern times
      Entity: 40
      Subentity: 2
      Version: 1
      Status: PUB
      Date: 2011-08-22 11:08:01
      Author(s): Michel Cotte

    Thirty-four different locations in the nominating states:

     

     

    Location 
    • InfoTheme: Applied astronomy in modern times
      Entity: 40
      Subentity: 2
      Version: 5
      Status: PUB
      Date: 2012-05-16 11:18:49
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    Thirty-four different locations in ten different nominating states: Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, the Republic of Moldova, Norway, the Russian Federation, Sweden and Ukraine.

    The latitudes of these locations range from 45° 19′ 54″ N to 70° 40′ 12″ N, the longitudes range from 22° 44′ 45″ E to 28° 55′ 41″ and the elevations are up to c. 250m above mean sea level.

     

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    Applied astronomy in modern times

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