A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Position-Finding
From: Ducruy Jacques
Date: 2018 Jan 6, 04:36 -0800
Thank you very much for the article of E. Guyou.
The question, now, for me, is : "Who is the true Father of modern method of lunar distance ?" Mayer for its tables, La Caille for the idea of "precalculate" the distances, ou Maskerlyne for the first Nautical Almanach ?
Have a nice Week End