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    Re: 3-Star Fix - "Canned Survival Problem"
    From: Sean C
    Date: 2012 Mar 11, 13:23 -0700

    On 14 Jun 2008, Gary J. LaPook wrote:
    "Being the conscientious navigator that I am, I followed my usual practice of memorizing some data from the 2008 Nautical Almanac so that I would have it available for emergency use.[...]I also memorized the SHAs and the Declinations of ten of the navigation stars ( nobody could memorize all 57) which should be enough for emergency use as tabulated for July 1st so that the values will be reasonable for the whole year."

    I'm assuming you chose the stars based on a good distribution in the sky and also on magnitude. So which stars did you settle on? (And did you choose only for the northern or southern hemispheres or both?)
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