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    Re: Sextant accuracies
    From: Gary Harkins
    Date: 2003 Mar 17, 22:05 EST
    In a message dated 3/17/2003 9:13:50 PM Eastern Standard Time, ffive{at}TPG.COM.AU writes:

    Just to see if I've got this (un)clear.  We end up with part of the
    circumference of a circle, the circular LOP, which runs through the 2
    objects?


    Yes, and any point on that circle will form the same angle with the 2 objects.  That is why you know that you are somewhere on that circle, because you have plotted all possibilities that will form that angle.

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