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Re: decimal point/comma (was conplaneteering)

From:Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>
Date:Sunday, February 20, 2005, 16:09
On Sun, Feb 20, 2005 at 01:59:24PM +0100, Andreas Johansson wrote:
> Quoting "Mark J. Reed" <markjreed@...>: > > > Besides °/'/", the only other symbolic unit of angle measure I've seen > > is a raised "g" to mean "grad" (a.k.a. "grade", or "gon"; the "metric > > degree" of 0.01 right angle). > > I've seen superscript 'h' for hour and superscript 'm' for minute. Presumably > someone is also using superscript 's' for second.
Yes, but those are intrinsically time measures, and I was referring specifically to angle measures. The fact that hms are co-opted for use measuring angles in astronomy is irrelevant. :)