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Re: Nautical Almanac sight reduction by calculation
From: Greg Rudzinski
Date: 2016 Feb 18, 06:58 -0800
Attached is a second iteration off hand plot using the 2100 fix from the first plot as the assumed position with the scale increased x3 (about 2mm per NM). This is a more accurate plot as well as a double check of sight reduction.
From: Jim Rives
Date: 2016 Feb 14, 20:31 -0800
Thanks! What a fantastic sketch of the solution... Great little hand-done plotting sheet.
What is the algorithim you're using with your calculator, if I might ask?
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