Published July 31, 2006 by Wiley .
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Celestial navigation, also known as astronavigation, is the ancient and modern practice of position fixing that enables a navigator to transition through a space without having to rely on estimated calculations, or dead reckoning, to know their ial navigation uses "sights", or angular measurements taken between a celestial body (e.g.
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This article is part of our series: Intro to Navigation. Finding your campsite, a spectacular viewpoint or your way back out of the wilderness won’t always be simple tasks. That’s why a magnetized compass and a paper map—and the navigational knowhow to use them—are part of the Ten Essentials.
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