Boca Ciega Yacht Club

Celestial Navigation, Prof. Chris Kreitlein

  • 02/28/2015
  • 8:30 AM
  • 03/01/2015
  • 5:00 PM
  • BCYC Clubhouse

How to observe the sun for a position fix, how to use a sextant, how to use universal plotting sheets, dead reckoning plotting, and reducing the sextant reading to latitude and longitude and plotting that.  


Students should bring pencil, eraser, paper, dividers, parallel rulers, a hand calculator and if possible a sextant.  Also bring a box lunch.  Cost -- $35 for BCYC members plus $15 for the book.   To register, you must contact Prof. Kreitlein directly at <ckreitlein@yahoo.com> or (850) 776-2976.   


Boca Ciega Yacht Club‎
Latitude 27° 44' 21.0552'' N
Longitude 82° 41' 44.7252'' W
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