Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Markers on the Plaza
Michelson and the Speed of Light
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Science & Medicine.
Location. 38° 58.994′ N, 76° 29.056′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker can be reached from Maryland Avenue. The marker is on the wall of Chauvenet Hall on the USNA grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Annapolis MD 21402, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Damian (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mexican War Midshipmen's Monument (about 300 feet away); El Neptuno (about 300 feet away); St. Joseph (about 300 feet away); Tecumseh (about 400 feet away); HMS Macedonian Monument Macedonian Monument (about 500 feet away); One Hundredth Anniversary of the U.S. Naval Academy (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
Also see . . . Albert A. Michelson - Nobelprize.org. (Submitted on June 18, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 16, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 316 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 16, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.