west northwest

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Related to west northwest: east southeast, compass points, Cardinal direction
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Noun1.west northwest - the compass point midway between west and northwest
compass point, point - any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass; "he checked the point on his compass"
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24 hours (Wednesday morning): 115 km west northwest of Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental
Agaton was last spotted 175 kilometers West Northwest of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan and expected to exit the Philippine area of responsibility by Thursday morning.
Sunday's quake hit 38 miles west northwest of Dezful.
0 and was centered two miles west northwest of the city of San Fernando, said Bob Dollar, a spokesman for California Institute of Technology seismologists in Pasadena.
The Dogu Ayazli-2, which was drilled to a bottom hole location approximately 600 meters (1,969 feet) west northwest of the discovery well, will be tested when it is tied back to the Dogu Ayazli production tripod which will be installed later this year.
The center of Basyang was spotted 300 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur and was moving West Northwest at 25 kilometers per hour.
Urduja was last spotted 240 kilometers west northwest of Palawan.
today, November 20, 2015, "In-Fa" is still outside the PAR -- some 2,620 east of Mindanao -- packed with maximum sustained winds of 105 kilometers per hour (kph) and its gustiness of up to 135 kph and continues to move west northwest at 20 kph.
TSE:GMX)(Pink Sheets:GLBXF) is pleased to announce that it has acquired, by staking (certificates pending), the Calumet Uranium Deposit situated in Grand Calumet Township, Quebec, approximately 90 km west northwest of Ottawa and Hull, and two uranium showings in Joliette County, Quebec.
Tropical Depression 'Tino' was last tracked at 305 km West Northwest of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan on Saturday morning as it continued to move away from the country, the weather bureau said.
PAGASA reported that Severe tropical storm 'Jenny' maintained strength as it slowly moves West Northwest.
com) shows that the best and most continuous mineralized intervals coincide quite clearly with a continuous magnetic low which trends west northwest.

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