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    Re: Latitude and longitude around noon
    From: Bruce J. Pennino
    Date: 2017 Mar 5, 23:45 -0500
    Frank: This was worthwhile.....totally rusty.
     
    While watching the last episode of Victoria, really thrilling  drama, after plotting and putting on my best glasses for eyeballing data, I calculated 41 degrees 25.8 N, 71 47.3 W . Estimated time of LAN about 16:59:06.
     
    Since I’ve taken your course, I assume you are looking toward Block Island Sound, Stonington, CT more or less. Hope the course went well. Maybe in that little park standing on the rocks ?
     
    Best regards,
     
    Bruce
     















     
     
    Sent: Sunday, March 05, 2017 5:08 PM
    Subject: [NavList] Re: Latitude and longitude around noon
     

    I think Frank must be a good swimmer according to Google Earth. Presumably Frank's sights are better than my calculation.

    LAT 41d 27.1N

    LAN by equal altitudes 165815UT EoT 12m 2s ( I suppose the change in declination may shift this a bit which may be why he's got wet.)

    LON by Time Sight on 172319 is 71d 24.9W

    BobC

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