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Looking ahead a light pops up over the horizon.
The light list shows a height of 121 feet.
The tide tables show a tidal range of 9 feet and a tide of 6 feet.
Your eyes are 8 feet above the waterline.
What is the distance to the light?
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As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)