Definition
The horizontal line provided by the point of contact between ocean and sky at sea. <br> <br> Distance to the horizon from a given location is calculated thusly: Height (in feet) divided by 0.5736 = "X"

Square root of "X" = Distance in statute miles to horizon

DefinitionThe horizontal line provided by the point of contact between ocean and sky at sea. <br> <br> Distance to the horizon from a given location is calculated thusly: Height (in feet) divided by 0.5736 = "X"

Square root of "X" = Distance in statute miles to horizon

Record ID: 111