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    Re: Time Sight
    From: Henry Halboth
    Date: 2014 Aug 7, 00:51 -0400

    Sorry for the screw up. Will try one more time.

    On Wed, Aug 6, 2014 at 11:56 PM, Henry Halboth <NoReply_Halboth@fer3.com> wrote:

    You might be interested in a summary of the Time Sight's usage which i submitted some years ago and which i attach hereto.


    On Tue, Aug 5, 2014 at 11:51 AM, Richard W. Jacks <NoReply_RichardW.Jacks@fer3.com> wrote:

    I have been reading about the "Time Sight" in several navigation books and find all reference work involves the Sun. I follow how longitude was derived from a single sight by using a DR Latitude. What however was the procedure when working multiple sights as in morning and evening stars,planets or Moon? Did they work up individule longitudes for each sight and then utilize an average Longitude with what I would assume to be a commom Latitude?

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    Attached File: 128354.the time sight (10).odt (no preview available)

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