An angle formed by the intersection of two great circles of a sphere.
- With a protractor and a little practise it is possible to measure spherical angles pretty accurately.
- The angle between two lines corresponds to the spherical angles of the corresponding great circles.
- The table below shows how much or little the spherical angles between planets are in my horoscope.
For editors and proofreaders
Syllabification: spher·i·cal an·gle
Definition of spherical angle in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.