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
    Re: What is this display?
    From: Luc Van den Borre
    Date: 2018 Nov 13, 11:27 +0100

    On 13/11/2018 01:45, Frank Reed wrote:
    > What would you say is being displayed here? Please note: it's from a
    > prop in a science fiction series so some of it is just decorative. And
    > yet part of the display clearly represents some real positional astronomy.
    >
    That looks like the output from this website (polar and cartesian chart):
    https://www.sunearthtools.com/dp/tools/pos_sun.php?lang=en
    
    This site is also fun:
    http://andrewmarsh.com/apps/releases/sunpath-on-map.html
    
    I happened on these trying to solve last week's puzzle!
    
    Not sure what the chart in the top right represents though.
    
    Luc
    

       
    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