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    Re: On the Mischief of Geographical Position.
    From: Rodney Myrvaagnes
    Date: 2002 Jan 24, 8:12 PM

    None of this discussion is of any practical significance, as Rick Emerson 
    pointed out. It is just about understanding what a sextant measures.
    
    On Thu, 24 Jan 2002 18:12:02 -0500, Michael Wescott wrote:
    
    >> In other words, two or more places could be "exactly that place
    >> where it is measured." Not very comforting.
    >
    >Not very disturbing either. It's of no practical significance.
    >Errors for any astro technique will be greater than the distance
    >between two such points.
    >
    >
    
    
    Rodney Myrvaagnes                   J36 Gjo/a
    

       
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