## A new and complete epitome of practical navigation (Google eBook) |

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### Common terms and phrases

angle Answer apparent distance arch azimuth Cape centre Chro chronometer Co-sec Co-sine Co-tan compass Corr correction corresponding course and distance degrees diff difference of latitude difference of longitude Ditto east Epact equal Equation Example extent will reach feet give given Greenwich mean height hence high water horizon horizon-glass horizontal parallax index error Latitude and Departure line of numbers logarithm meridian altitude middle latitude miles minutes moon moon's apparent altitude Nautical Almanac nearest nonius noon North observed altitude observer's eye opposite parallel Parallel Sailing passing the meridian perpendicular Plane Sailing planet points polar distance Porto Santo prime vertical radius refraction remainder required the latitude right ascension sails Secant seconds sextant shewed ship's side column South star Star's subtracted Sun's declination sun's lower limb taken Tang tangent true distance true longitude variation West zenith distance