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    Re: Computer generated Almanac
    From: Jay Borseth
    Date: 2003 Sep 5, 08:57 -0700

    Pocket Stars (http://www.nomadelectronics.com) uses JPL data and USNO's
    Novas.  There are some pointers to associated references at
    - Jay
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: Navigation Mailing List
    > [mailto:NAVIGATION-L{at}LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM] On Behalf Of Vic
    > Fraenckel
    > Sent: Friday, September 05, 2003 6:37 AM
    > Subject: Computer generated Almanac
    > Loath as SOME users of this list are to introducing computers
    > into celestial navigation, I would like to find someone that
    > has used the "JPL Planetary and Lunar Ephemerides" data to
    > actually produce a computer almanac. I would like to do so
    > but am not sure how to proceed. I am NOT interested in
    > getting the data via the many excellent Web based systems as
    > accessing the web is NOT practical while at sea.
    > Any enlightenment will be appreciated.
    > TIA
    > Vic
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    > Victor Fraenckel - The Windman                 vfraenc1{at}nycap.rr.com
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