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GeneralBecause they guessed wrong in the beginning and it's too hard to change now. Pin
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If I remember correctly (which is doubtful) from my Navigation/Nautical Astronomy lectures of almost 50 years ago. I think it is because the celestial sphere, which comprises all objects in "the sky", moves relative to a static earth.
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GeneralDifference between Engineer and Developer Pin
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