## The New American Practical Navigator: Being an Epitome of Navigation ... |

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added adjustment altitude angle apparent applied bearing calculation called central centre chronometer circle column compass correction corresponding cosine course declination departure Diff difference of latitude difference of longitude direction Dist distance divided draw east elapsed equal equator error EXAMPLE extent feet figure fixed given gives glass greater Greenwich half height horizon less limb logarithm lower manner marked mean measured meridian method middle latitude miles minutes moon moon's multiplied Nautical Almanac nearly noon object observation obtained opposite parallax parallel passing perpendicular plane points preceding proportional radius refraction remainder right ascension rule sails secant semidiameter ship side sine star subtract sun's Suppose Table taken tangent telescope transit true turn variation watch wind wires zenith