RoveSite Information Sheet

Haystack Mountain

Mapleton, ME


Site Description and Notes

Geographic Coordinates

Latitude 46 40' .947" N 46 40.01579' 46.66693
Longitude 68 13' 55.4" W -68 13.92360' -68.23206


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.)

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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

Distance and Bearings Table


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
FN54vi 159.826 257.215 179.87 359.88 Cadillac Mountain [ME]
FN54lf 173.543 279.290 193.84 13.24 Mount Battie [ME]
FN54if 174.974 281.594 197.78 17.01 Coggan's Hill [ME]
FN44ig 222.839 358.625 223.15 40.96 Mount Washington [NH]

Visible Landmarks

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


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Last Update

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


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