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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azimuth

An azimuth (/ˈæzɪməθ/ ( About this sound listen)) (from the pl. form of the Arabic noun "السَّمْت" ... The concept is used in navigation, astronomy, engineering, mapping, mining and artillery. ... Quite commonly, azimuths or compass bearings are stated in a system in which either ... reverse the order of the atan2 parameters .

www.answers.com/Q/What_order_in_history_were_scale_maps_and_astrolabe_and_compass_and_aerial_photography

What order in history were scale maps and astrolabe and compass and aerial .... What came first Astrolabe Compass Scale mapsAerial photography? atrolabe ...

www.answers.com/Q/What_came_first_Astrolabe_Compass_Scale_mapsAerial_photography

atrolabe came first, the astrolabe was invented before the sextant, and the ... What order in history were scale maps and astrolabe and compass and aerial ...

www.answers.com/Q/Here_are_some_milestones_in_the_development_of_technology_used_by_geographers_Put_them_in_the_order_in_which_they_appeared_in_history_Compass_Astrolabe_Scale_maps_Aerial_photography

1. scale maps2. astrolabe3.compass4. aerial photography. ... in the order in which they appeared in history Compass Astrolabe Scale maps Aerial photography?

astroedu.iau.org/en/activities/1610/lets-map-the-earth

Ask them to calculate the distance between two objects using the scale. ... Humans have been creating and using maps since early ages in its history but the ... In the 20th century, aerial photography and satellite imagery tremendously ... In the past, maps were drawn using a compass, an astrolabe, and a tape measure.

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/oceanography

Feb 1, 2012 ... Photograph by David Doubilet ... Bligh and 18 crew members loyal to him were set adrift in the South ... by many to be the most remarkable feat of navigation in history. .... upon during this period, including the mariner's compass, astrolabe, ... oceanographers measure ocean properties on a global scale.

www.britannica.com/technology/surveying

surveying: a means of making relatively large-scale, accurate measurements of the Earth's surfaces. ... Surveying was essential at the dawn of history, and some of the most .... Later adaptations of the plane table had magnetic compasses attached. ... were introduced: photogrammetry, or mapping from aerial photographs ...

www.pinterest.com/wyattblackwell1/astrolabe

Combination sundial/pocket compass dating to 1700-1750. ...... of the planispheric astrolabes that were indispensable to ancient astronomers for ..... Ordering the Heavens: A Visual History of Mapping the Universe – Brain Pickings ...... Aerial photo of rip currents of the Beach at Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico.

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Mapping of the Astrolabe Mineral Field at a scale of 400 feet to 1 inch, and .... air- photo graphs of the field were flown in July 1964 by Queensland Aerial Survey .... and geological history of Central Papua in his reports (until 1924). ..... Typical rocks in their order of abundance are: .... matic compass near centre of photograph.