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    Re: For want of a chronometer
    From: Herman Dekker
    Date: 2022 Jun 1, 06:26 -0700

    Solving the Noon sight from Oceannavigator 26 may 1814.
    I could not find my Almanac from 1814 :-)

    So solved it with the Modern calculator approach.

    Ho= 33,544° or 33°32,6'
    Lat= -35,256° or 35°15,4 S

    For the calculation see PDF.

    Regards,
    HermanD

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