SailNet Community - View Single Post - practicing with sextant on land
View Single Post
post #28 of Old 01-15-2013
Flybyknight
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Milton, DE
Posts: 592
Thanks: 2
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Rep Power: 10
 
Re: practicing with sextant on land

Quote:
Originally Posted by AdamLein View Post
Actually, refraction correction is dependent on air temperature and pressure, both of which are dependent on elevation.
What are you busting my balls for?
That was not the intent of the guy's question.
You always take into consideration temp & refraction whether on a boat or on top of a mountain.
Bug off.
Dick
Flybyknight is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome