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Angles of Depression and Elevation

September13

Angles of Depression and Angles of Elevation both relate to the view from a horizontal line. When someone is depressed they tend to look down and the same is true for an angle of depression – it is an angle looking down from an imaginary horizontal line. In the sketch below, imagine someone in the […]

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Finding Gradients – Pt II

July25

Google Earth provides a practical tool to find gradients between two points . In this example, we are interested in the gradient between Mt Fuji and Yamanakako. The gradient is equal to the rise in elevation divided by the run (horizontal distance). In┬áthis portion of the cross-section we can calculate the gradient to = a […]

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