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    Re: Bright Venus again
    From: Peter Hakel
    Date: 2018 Nov 17, 09:52 -0800

    Kermit,

    My calculation is not as detailed as yours but it comes out pretty close:

    1° 14.7’

    which falls near the lower end of your 4” error bar, since 42.9/60 = 0.715.
    I used my precomputed lunar spreadsheet with Venus as “Moon” and Spica as “Body.”


    Peter Hakel
    http://www.navigation-spreadsheets.com

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