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    Re: Daytime Jupiter Ex-Meridian/ M.P. /LOP Exercise
    From: Peter Hakel
    Date: 2011 Jan 5, 14:26 -0800
    Thanks Greg, the extra points do help. I get:

    Lon: W 119d 06.7'

    My computed UT of transit (00:50:43) is now also closer to Antoine's 00h50m54.0s than it was before.


    Peter Hakel



    From: Greg Rudzinski <gregrudzinski---.com>
    To: NavList@fer3.com
    Sent: Wed, January 5, 2011 8:14:27 AM
    Subject: [NavList] Re: Daytime Jupiter Ex-Meridian/ M.P. /LOP Exercise

    Peter,

    Your Latitude is right on. The Longitude is off but this is expected since my observation of M.P. did not match the calculated M.P. for the GPS position. Try adding the following observations which weren't included in the original post.

    Jupiter 5 Jan. 2011

    UT 00:30:20 Hs 53� 17.2'
    UT 00:39:21 Hs 53� 31.3'

    UT 00:58:16 Hs 53� 34.3'

    This should get your Longitude a bit closer.

    Greg Rudzinski
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