RoveSite Information Sheet

Private residence

Cedar Island, NC

FM14ux


Site Description and Notes

Geographic Coordinates

  DD MM SS.S DD MM.MMMMM DD.DDDDD
Latitude 34 59' 10.8" N 34 59.18040' 34.98634
Longitude 76 18' 17.3" W -76 18.28980' -76.30483

Stats

Comments by Name, CALL - Month, Year


Antenna Bearings and Distances

Map with range rings

Map courtesy of AZ_PROJ by NA3T and NV3Z. (Each ring is 50 mi or 80 km apart.)

Maps will take from 30 sec - 5 mins on an unloaded server, depending on the amount of information plotted. Microsoft IE may time out after 3 mins.

Magnetic Declination (Variation)

Magnetic Declination, sometimes called Variation (especially in the aircraft world), is the difference between True North and Magnetic North. It is expressed in the number of degrees difference between the two directions and on which side of True North you will find Magnetic North.

(Declination was calculated on the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center web page at http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geomagmodels/Declination.jsp)

Distance and Bearings Table

Notes:

The following table shows targets that are within 250 miles (400km) of this RoveSite.


Grid Locator Distance (mi) Distance (km) Bearing To (deg) Bearing From (deg) Description
FM16wx 136.814 220.181 4.44 184.56 Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel [VA]
FM15vx 69.124 111.244 4.49 184.54 Dewey Pier [NC]
FM17xg 158.033 254.330 5.63 185.79 Cape Charles [VA]
FM17xb 143.677 231.226 5.74 185.89 Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel [VA]
FM16xe 83.333 134.111 8.91 189.05 Bank Point [NC]
EM95tg 231.555 372.652 275.78 93.43 Dex, W4DEX [NC]
FM17kn 182.707 294.039 346.08 165.61 N4MW beacon [VA]
FM15ua 2.366 3.808 348.83 168.82 Cedar Island Boat Ramp [NC]

Visible Landmarks

(Useful for calibrating your rotator.)
Landmark Distance (mi) Bearing (deg)
     
     
     

Photos

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Acknowledgements

Information on this page was obtained from N2MH

Last Update

This Information Sheet was last updated on December 18, 2008 at 00:15:19 GMT

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