Celestial Navigation

Description:Computes a position fix from observations of any number of celestial bodies using a least squares fit to the altitude of the bodies as a function of time. The routine does all the standard corrections for dip, refraction, parallax etc. as well as correcting for motion of the observer between sights.
Current version:4.3
Author:Thomas R. Metcalf
Downloaded file size:24,660 bytes
Size on calculator:21 KB
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Primary category:Science/Astronomy
File date:1991-04-14 18:59:19
Source code:Included
Download count:8,066
Version history:2017-08-12: Updated to version 4.3
1998-02-26: Updated to version 4.2
1997-12-12: Added to site
Archive contents:
  Length      Date    Time    Name
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    20588  1991-04-14 18:59   CELNAV.DIR
    45834  1991-04-14 18:58   CELNAV43.TXT
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    66422                     2 files
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