Definition of heliocentrically in English:



See heliocentric

  • ‘These maps are oriented heliocentrically, the north is at the top, the west is on the right.’
  • ‘Astrology is a great key to determining the true sequence of planetary orbits, both heliocentrically and geocentrically.’
  • ‘Simply, the Earth sign stands opposite the Sun in longitude - exact to the degree, minute and second, whether seen geocentrically or heliocentrically.’
  • ‘For telescope work one used geocentric co-ordinates, but calculations are done heliocentrically.’
  • ‘Described in the same coordinate system as the earth's orbit (i. e. heliocentrically), the moon would appear to be swinging around the earth on an orbit still bent towards the sun in every point.’