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Old 06-16-2019, 11:08 AM
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Originally Posted by Hampshire View Post
Not sure if I figured right but I calculated each second on the clock as covering about 3.5 longitudinal miles? .
That sounds wrong. Consider the Earth's circumference is about 25000 mi and there are 86400 sec/day. A second should be around .3 miles. You may have slipped a decimal point in your calculations.

Last edited by dtilque; 06-16-2019 at 11:11 AM.