Rhumb Lines and Great Circles

Rhumb Lines and Great Circles

Rhumb Angle

Spirals instead of Circles

Easy to Find North

Great Circle

Splits the World

The End

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Posted Feb 02, 2012 Tweet / Follow me on Twitter

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