Photo - Student taking sight.

This guy went on to sail oceans.

ASTRO - CELESTIAL NAVIGATION

I have two pages on astro navigation
One is a general interest history of astro navigation.
The other page is aimed at students of navigation.
I’m writing this mainly as a revision and backup to those on RYA Ocean Navigation Courses. It will be helpful to people teaching them selves.

Click below on link to pages:

History of Astro Navigation - Some history of celestial navigation and sight reduction methods         

Learning Notes Astro Navigation - Detailed notes to support an RYA Ocean Course

Please Email with any questions or suggestions

Did you know?

The moon looks the same when viewed from any place on earth on any day.

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Photo - Lights for Navigators.

Southsea Castle Lighthouse and our moon.