Compass direction


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Compass direction

The horizontal direction expressed as an angular distance measured clockwise from compass north.
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KIM Kardashian and Kanye West will not be naming their second child after a compass direction, it has been claimed.
com) for iOS and Android devices provides real estate appraisers with a useful tool for overlaying and stamping photos with GPS location, compass direction (bearing), latitude/longitude, altitude and date/time.
The system is simple: take your magnetic compass direction (in degrees from zero to 360), round off to the nearest 10 and drop the zero.
Yes, they named their child a compass direction, which as my Dad said, "sounds a bit windy".
The user can drag his or her finger along a compass direction or drag in a circle to speak each street that he or she crosses with compass direction.
The bus drove around for a while, then the scientists asked everyone to identify their current compass direction.
To visit the southernmost part of the Great Wall, in which compass direction would you travel from Macao?
Instruments are fairly large and clear and you get air conditioning, six-disc CD/MP3 system and off-road gauges to tell you not only your compass direction but gradient and tip angles.
For each burrow, burrow diameter at its widest point was recorded, as was the compass direction of the burrow opening and the distance to the nearest neighboring active burrow.
Today with Internet services like MapQuest, you might be able to get along without any sense of compass direction at all, as long as you know right from left--the primary command these services use to explain how to get from one place to another.
Another of our favorite concepts from Michael Porter is that strategic planning is a compass direction and operational planning is a road map.
The azimuth measurement tells the compass direction to the transmitter.