The Rate of the Earth's Curvature

The rate of the earth’s curvature is about 8 inches per mile.

At least, that’s what the globe I have in my office here says. That’s interesting.

June 9, 2009 | Filed Under Science | 2 Comments 


  • Graeme Shepherd

    Um…some clarification required. the earth’s a ellipsoid, not a sphere?



  • Matt

    Definitely one of the most nit-picky things I’ve ever seen.