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    Re: The elegant 2 body fix
    From: Peter Fogg
    Date: 2005 Jun 5, 01:54 +1000

    > From: Fred Hebard
    > Peter,
    >
    > In pseudocode, or pseudomath, I was wondering about d(alt)/d(az) for
    > various spots and times on the earth, and wondering whether the slope
    > is appropriate for the limited precision of azimuth determinations.
    > Using only altitude, as you propose, it seems that the problem is
    > underdetermined: trying to fit more variables than are observed.  Here
    > you are proposing using d(alt)/d(DR,t) to find DR.  However, as I said,
    > I haven't worked this out and am proceeding on a very rough, very
    > ill-honed intuition.
    >
    > fred
    
    Fred
    
    Give it a go. Summer is heading your way. Let us know how it works out.
    
    Peter
    
    
    

       
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