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    Re: longitude calcs
    From: Gary Harkins
    Date: 2003 May 6, 22:03 EDT
    In a message dated 5/6/2003 5:40:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, mail{at}ADWB.FREESERVE.CO.UK writes:

    this where I lose it. I make 8752.5 / 60 = 145.875
    what is wrong please?


    It's the same thing.  145.875 is the decimal equivalent of 145d 52.5m.  If you consider just the 52.5 minutes and convert it to a decimal equivalent  you get (52.5/60=.875)

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