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    Re: The One In Sixty Rule (was: Re: going overboard on decimals)
    From: Dan Hogan
    Date: 1999 Jul 28, 11:04 AM

    Rule-of-Sixty
    
    As used by practical sailors. Cover the factor you want and work the
    formula ( Dist. Abeam x 60 / Bearing on the bow x Range.
    
            Dist. Abeam        | 60
            -------------------|----
            Bearing on the bow | Range
    Dan Hogan WA6PBY
    dhhogan@nav.cnchost.com
    Navigation-L: http://nav.cnchost.com
    

       
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