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    Re: stange results from AM and PM sun shots
    From: Brad Morris
    Date: 2012 Sep 27, 10:08 -0700

    Agreed.

    Alan - Try taking your sights about 6 hours apart, as 6 hours * 15 degrees per hour is 90 degrees of separation between azimuths.

    Best Regards
    Brad

    On Sep 27, 2012 1:05 PM, "David Fleming" <d.l.fleming.1@gmail.com> wrote:

    Alan,

    Your situation has nothing to do with Delination of sun being close to equator.

    The problem is the azimuths are nearly reciprocals of each other. Essentially a morning and evening sight on reciprocal azimuths are equivalent to two sights taken at approximately the same time. We can average them for improved accuracy but we can not produce a fix because they are not really that independent of each other.

    Dave F.
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