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The length of time an investment is intended to last, usually expressed in years. Having a horizon helps an investor set his/her short-term and long-term investment plans. See also: Horizon analysis, Horizon return.


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The method allows directly specifying the attitude of the vehicle with respect to the relative wind velocity vector and local horizon, which makes it very suitable for trajectory computations even with a limited aerodynamic database available.
You can also determine planetary positions for any given time interval while the body is above your local horizon.
Among his computations are their paths relative to the local horizon, sunrise/sunset times, lunar phases, and the analemma.
A brilliant flash occurred after the object dipped below the local horizon.
Moore's challenge to view all the objects that rise 5 [degrees] above one's local horizon makes Caldwell-hunting a global game.

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