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Back to the Future: Celestial Navigation for Ocean Positioning

January 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Engineering Building UCC Civil Engineering Building, University College, College Road
Cork, Ireland
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For our January lecture, Master Mariner and nautical science lecturer Bill Kavanagh will explain how traditional methods were used to obtain a ship’s position by observing astronomical objects, and how such methods are being used again today in an era of global navigation satellite systems.  Bill is a committee member of Cork Astronomy Club. Captain … Continue reading "Back to the Future: Celestial Navigation for Ocean Positioning"

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