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    Re: Sunset sight?
    From: Russell Sher
    Date: 1998 Oct 30, 02:28 EST

    Mike Harris in his book Navigation by Pocket Computer suggests this. I'm not
    sure of the accuracy though - you have to allow for a low altitude
    refraction I guess.
    Russell
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From:	Richard Edwards [SMTP:richard{at}XXX.XXX]
    > Sent:	Thursday, October 29, 1998 3:08 AM
    > To:	navigation{at}XXX.XXX
    > Subject:	[Nml] Sunset sight?
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    > Would it be possible to find position (or at least longitutde), without a
    > sextant by marking the time at sunset and going to the tables with 0
    > degrees as
    > the altitude?
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