777236ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (11 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 2990 times:
It's just a line on a map. Like an isobar which connects points of equal pressure and isochrone connects points where things happen at the same time. A circle marking the distance in each direction a plane could travel in an hour is an icochrone.