Welcome to the NavList Message Boards.

NavList:

A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding

Compose Your Message

Message:αβγ
Message:abc
Add Images & Files
    or...
       
    Reply
    Useful info without instruments
    From: Peter Fogg
    Date: 2006 Apr 8, 13:46 +1000

    Alexandre wrote:
    > about a US pilot in Korean war, who could determine
    > his coordinates with a reasonable precision just by looking at the stars
    > and at his chronometer,
    > without a sextant:-)
    
    What is a lot less amazing; just a practical skill I guess many develop as
    needed, is the ability to tell the time accurately enough by reference to
    the nightly progression of constellations across the sky, without
    instruments.
    
    
    

       
    Reply
    Browse Files

    Drop Files

    NavList

    What is NavList?

    Join NavList

    Name:
    (please, no nicknames or handles)
    Email:
    Do you want to receive all group messages by email?
    Yes No

    You can also join by posting. Your first on-topic post automatically makes you a member.

    Posting Code

    Enter the email address associated with your NavList messages. Your posting code will be emailed to you immediately.
    Email:

    Email Settings

    Posting Code:

    Custom Index

    Subject:
    Author:
    Start date: (yyyymm dd)
    End date: (yyyymm dd)

    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site