Human Sundial @ Atlantic City Aquarium - Atlantic City, NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
N 39° 22.595 W 074° 25.218
18S E 549930 N 4358728
Quick Description: Beautiful sundial built into a circular patio just outside the aquarium and overlooking the bay.
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 2/22/2011 6:08:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMATEG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Blue Man
Views: 3

Long Description:

The dial is big, red and round The carious months form an elliptical arc. You can use this "Analemmatic Sundial" to tell true solar time. You stand on or near the current month and face the direction of your shadow. The number on which your shadow falls represents true solar time. Depending on the season, true solar time may differ from the reading on your watch.

Sundial Type: Analemmatic - Vertical gnomon with elliptical dial

Related Web Site: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Only one log per location per person. You should log your own waymarked sundials as well.
GPS in photo optional.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Sundials
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
jiggs11 visited Human Sundial @ Atlantic City Aquarium - Atlantic City, NJ 2/26/2019 jiggs11 visited it
79scouts visited Human Sundial @ Atlantic City Aquarium - Atlantic City, NJ 10/13/2011 79scouts visited it
Mychell visited Human Sundial @ Atlantic City Aquarium - Atlantic City, NJ 9/25/2011 Mychell visited it

View all visits/logs