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    Lat/long from meridian passage
    From: Patrick Goold
    Date: 2011 Jan 22, 20:43 -0500
    Being unable (still) to get a decent answer for any full-fledged sight reduction, I decided to try to expand my limited "lat at LAN" repetoire by looking for longitude as well.

    Today I took a series of sunsights to determine the meridian passage of the sun and then worked out the lat and long from this.  My work is attached.  If anyone was interested in checking it out and letting me know if I went wrong anywere, I would appreciate it.

    Best regards,
    Patrick



    Charles Olson: "Love the World -- and stay inside it."

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