RoveSite Information Sheet

Boat Ramp

Cedar Island, NC

FM15ua


Site Description and Notes

Geographic Coordinates

  DD MM SS.S DD MM.MMMMM DD.DDDDD
Latitude 35 1' 6.27" N 35 1.104600' 35.01841
Longitude 76 18' 45.1" W -76 18.75180' -76.31253

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 134.643 216.687 4.70 184.82 Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel [VA]
FM15vx 66.946 107.738 5.01 185.07 Dewey Pier [NC]
FM17xg 155.879 250.863 5.86 186.03 Cape Charles [VA]
FM17xb 141.519 227.752 6.00 186.16 Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel [VA]
FM16xe 81.226 130.720 9.46 189.59 Bank Point [NC]
EM95tg 230.913 371.618 275.24 92.90 Dex, W4DEX [NC]
FM17kn 180.453 290.411 346.04 165.57 N4MW beacon [VA]

Visible Landmarks

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

Photos

There are no photos available for this site.


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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