## The New American Practical Navigator: Being an Epitome of Navigation ; Containing All the Tables Necessary to be Used with the Nautical Almanac ... with an Appendix ... |

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The New American Practical Navigator: Being an Epitome of Navigation ... Nathaniel Bowditch No preview available - 2014 |

The New American Practical Navigator: Being an Epitome of Navigation ... Nathaniel Bowditch No preview available - 2014 |

The New American Practical Navigator: Being an Epitome of Navigation ... Nathaniel Bowditch No preview available - 2014 |

### Common terms and phrases

apparent altitude azimuth calculation central index centre chronometer circle column compass correct central altitude corresponding Cosec cosine courses sailed decimal degrees diameter diff difference of latitude difference of longitude Disl Dist divided elapsed equal equator error EXAMPLE feet given Greenwich Half-sum horizon glass horizontal parallax hour angle hypotenuse instrument latitude and departure line of numbers line of sines logarithm lower limb lunitidal interval mean meridian altitude method middle latitude miles minutes moon moon's multiplied Nautical Almanac nearly noon object observed altitude obtained parallel passing the meridian perpendicular Plane Sailing points polar distance quadrant refraction right ascension screw sea account secant sextant ship side star subtracted sun's declination Suppose Table taken tangent telescope tlie transit triangle true altitude true distance variation wires XT XT zenith distance