1_navigation - o Draw lines of longitude on a globe and...

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1. Maps & Location Can you? Locate your ships position on the globe using latitude and longitude by employing simple tools such as star positions and ship chronometers. Lecture Outline What is latitude? o How can a sailor determine latitude at sea? o Draw lines of latitude on a globe and number What is longitude? o How can a sailor determine longitude at sea?
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Unformatted text preview: o Draw lines of longitude on a globe and number. o Calculate longitude based on Greenwich Mean Time and the ships chronometer. Naming the world oceans Glossary Equator Poles Global Positioning System (GPS) North star (Polaris, Polar star) Southern Cross Prime Meridian Greenwich Mean Time...
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