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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horizon

Using kilometres for d and R, and metres for h, and taking the radius of the Earth
as 6371 km, the

boatsafe.com/nauticalknowhow/distance.htm

How could you calculate the

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This is a rough guide to determine the

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If your eyes are 8 inches (20 cm) above the water, the

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Apr 1, 2014

www.pvv.ntnu.no/~bcd/shadowworld/info/horizon.html

The following table shows the

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Oct 19, 2009 ... Overview: Thomas McAuley is Navigation Officer on the P & O ferry Pride of Hull.
He discusses the importance of mathematics for anyone ...

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Nov 24, 2013 ... Derivation of a formula to find the distance to the horizon . Elementary geometry
and algebre is used.

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Jan 20, 2010

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Measure your "height of eye." Measure the length between the ground and your eyes in meters or feet.

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Even before Columbus sailed across the Atlantic Ocean (thus “proving” the Earth
was round), mathematicians had already developed a very simple

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Jan 15, 2009