She likes to use "grand words" like latitude and longitude; her biggest fear is to appear "ignorant."
The longitude between Queens and the Kremlin gave Channel One some latitude.
Furthermore, the Marquesas lay some fourteen degrees to the west of our longitude.
On the 19th of January we crossed the Line, in longitude about 160°.
Then we “dead reckoned” the latitude from the noon sight, and “shot” for the longitude as we “came to the Union Bank.”
They come together at the North and South poles, and here there is no longitude.
I found its longitude from the Lizard in England, by our reckoning, 121° 41' W.
If the ship is stationary, and you know the longitude you are in, the problem is simple.
longitude 206 degrees 58 minutes West; several smokes seen a little way in land.
The old term for the first meridian reckoned off from a ship's longitude.