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Another way to visualize the great circle routes on the Earth-sphere is with a GPS receiver or smartphone. Most standard GPS receivers have a “Go To” function where the user can input a set of coordinates and ask the GPS to route the user to those coordinates. Because this route is the shortest distance between the current location and the desired location, it will be the great circle route. 1062 degrees west longitude. Next, access the “Go To” function to determine the distance and direction from your current location to the location that you have just entered.

C) High precision but low accuracy. (d) Low precision and low accuracy. As an example of knowing your data’s accuracy and precision, consider a set of coordinates provided by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) for earthquake locations for the last 30 days for the globe. Earthquakes do not typically occur conveniently directly under seismic stations. In addition, a seismic station has not been constructed over every square meter of the Earth’s surface. 12). Two types of seismic waves are received at different times by different seismic stations, and from those times, a distance is determined from each station.

Keep going until you get to the new shopping mall then turn left onto Platt Parkway. Keep going on the parkway until you see a berm on the right and then enter the condo complex behind the berm. Turn left once inside. I live in the eighth condo from the end on the right side. Method 2: When you leave the campus of The University of Michigan, head southeast on Washtenong Avenue. 3 miles, southeast, and then due east, until you get to Platt Parkway. 4 miles. Turn east onto Woodlawn Drive on the east side of the parkway.

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