EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Difference between apparent and mean time or mean and apparent time - Equation of Time.
The odd seconds set down above, arose by reducing the time, as given by the watch, to apparent time.
The sun-dial time marks "apparent time," the actual varying length of each day.
The interval, by which apparent time differs from mean time, is called the equation of time.
It is the relation of the sun's hour angle to apparent time.
This will be the solar or apparent time, that is, the very time we require.
All the meridians centered at the pole, and the time there was the apparent time of every meridian on the globe.
Apparent time called it one, real time said it was two hours after midnight.
When time is calculated by the stars it is called sidereal time; when by the sun, solar, or apparent time.
The sun set this night at thirty minutes after eleven, apparent time.