east by north


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east by north

n.
The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due east and east-northeast, or 78°45′ east of due north.
adv. & adj.
Toward or from east by north.

east by north

n
(Navigation) one point on the compass north of east, 78° 45′ clockwise from north
adj, adv
(Navigation) in, from, or towards this direction

east′ by north′


n.
a point on the compass 11°15~ north of east. Abbr.: EbN
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.east by north - the compass point that is one point north of due east
compass point, point - any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass; "he checked the point on his compass"
Translations
est-quart-nord-est
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