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  1. › wiki › ChernobylChernobyl - Wikipedia

    The Polish Geographical Dictionary of the Kingdom of Poland of 1880–1902 states that the time the city was founded is not known.. Identity of Ptolemy's "Azagarium" Some older geographical dictionaries and descriptions of modern Eastern Europe mention "Czernobol" (Chernobyl) with reference to Ptolemy's world map (2nd century AD).

  2. Jun 23, 2020 · Countries include; China, Mongolia, Taiwan, North Korea, South Korea, and Japan, all are in this region. Some of the largest cities in the world are located within East Asia, including Tokyo in Japan, and Seoul in South Korea. With one of the most successful and developed economies in the world, East Asia’s financial situation is thriving.

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  4. Phoenician Mathematical Geography, Maps and Masters of Cartography in the Ancient World. Marinus of Tyre, Phoenicia, (ca. 70-130 A.D.) was a geographer and mathematician, as well as the founder of mathematical geography. His chief merits were that he assigned to each place its proper latitude and longtitude with equal spacing for lines (ca. 100 ...

  5. › wiki › ViganVigan - Wikipedia

    Vigan can be found 120 23’ 15’’ east longitude and 17 34’ 30’’ north latitude. It is situated in the northern part of Luzon, the Philippines’ largest island. It serves as the capital of Ilocos Sur and has been a major political and trading center since before the Spanish colonizers arrived in the Philippines.

  6. › satellite-missions › himawari-8-9Himawari-8 and 9 - eoPortal

    Feb 14, 2014 · Himawari-8 and -9 Meteorological Missions. Spacecraft Launch Mission Status Sensor Complement Ground Segment References. JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency) has operated the GMS (Geostationary Meteorological Satellite) and MTSAT (Multifunction Transport Satellite) series of satellites around the 140º east longitude to cover the East Asia and Western Pacific regions since 1978, and makes related ...