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    Re: Meridian transit adaptation
    From: Bruce J. Pennino
    Date: 2020 Nov 14, 23:57 -0500

    I guess I’m missing something here, but why not the moon? The moon must be at least 50 %. Find this in any almanac/source for consecutive days in the month. Depending on time of year, early morning or early evening works fine. If the sky is just right, you can take sight most any time during the day. Given your longitude, find the time from almanac when it is on your longitude. Must start sights at least 20 minutes before and after to find the maximum altitude. Must do some averaging.

     

    If I have completely misunderstood, sorry, in advance.

     

    Bruce

     

    From: NavList@fer3.com <NavList@fer3.com> On Behalf Of Nick M
    Sent: Saturday, November 14, 2020 7:15 PM
    To: bpennino.ce---.net
    Subject: [NavList] Re: Meridian transit adaptation

     

    A 2102d starfinder might help you.

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