Re: [gpsstash] USAToday geocaching story is online now!
At 07:55 PM 7/26/01 -0700, you wrote:
The correct coords were N 42° 2.540 (listed on geocaching.com as N 42° 2.54) but I read them as N 42° 2.054
see http://www.soasoas.com/geocaching/dutchClog.html for details and a picture from MapSource showing how that transposition resulted in an error of .8 miles.
I agree that she gave a pretty nice portrayal of geocaching.
>Dave, > >So what did you enter? > >N 42° 20.540 or N 42° 2.054? > >Inquiring minds want to know! > >It was a good article that portrayed geocaching pretty >well. Wonder how many newbies Geocaching will have >tomorrow? > >--- yrium --- > > >--- David S April wrote: > > It'll be in print tomorrow, too. Go to > > http://www.usatoday.com and click on > > the picture of my hairy forearm to get to the story. > > > > I think Laura did a nice job describing the sport. > > She even took a bit of > > the edge off my moronic mistakes, although there is > > still plenty of fodder > > for you all to enjoy at my expense... > > > > Enjoy! > > > > Dave > > > > -- > > David S. April Syclo LLC > > firstname.lastname@example.org 1250 S Grove Av - > > Suite 304 > > (847) 842-0320 Barrington, IL > > 60010-5066 > > http://www.soasoas.com/ > > > > "Paradise is exactly like where you are right now, > > only much, much *better*." > > - Laurie Anderson > > > > > > >__________________________________________________ >Do You Yahoo!? >Make international calls for as low as $.04/minute with Yahoo! Messenger >http://phonecard.yahoo.com/ > > >The gpsstash page >http://www.geocaching.com >The GPS Stash Hunt page. >http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/gps.html > >GeoCache HQ >http://www.braveheart.com.au >GPS Stash Hunt FAQ : >http://www.triax.com/~yngwie/stashfaq.txt >To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: >email@example.com > > > >Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/
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