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    Re: Fix from 2 Bearings
    From: Dan Allen
    Date: 2003 Jul 11, 10:06 -0700

    On Friday, July 11, 2003, at 08:30 AM, Smith_Peter{at}EMC.COM wrote:
    
    > I assume that we are to apply the correction for deviation ourselves...
    
    Yes.
    
    > My FIX was at  48d 32.3'N  122d 44.0'W
    
    Very good!  I do not actually know my exact position at the time of the
    fix, but it is within a minute of lat/lon of what you have determined.
    
    > I used a spreadsheet I wrote that solves a two-LOP fix using rhumb
    > lines determined by mid-latitude.
    
    Is this available?  Could you share the details of how you solve this?
    
    Dan
    
    
    

       
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