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Mariner's Measures and Tide tables

1 Fathom = 6 Feet
120 Fathoms = 1 Cable Length
8.44 Cables = 1 Nautical Mile
1 Nautical Mile = 6076 Feet
1 Nautical Mile = 1 Minute of Latitude
60 Nautical Miles = 1 Degree of Latitude
1 Compass Point = 11.25 Degrees
32 Points = 360 Degrees
Nautical Miles x .87 = Statute Miles
Statute Miles x 1.15 = Nautical Miles
1 Knot = Speed of1 Nautical Mile/Hour
1 U.S. Gallon fresh water = 8.355 Pounds
1 Cubic Foot = 7.481 U.S. Standard Gallons
1 Cubic Feet of fresh water = 62.5 Pounds
1 Cubic Feet of salt water = 64 Pounds
1 Ton of fresh water = 35.84 Cubic Feet
1 Ton of salt water = 35 Cubic Feet
261.835 Gallons of sea water = 1 Ton
268.119 Gallons of fresh water = 1 Ton
1 Cubic Foot normal storage ice = 62 Pounds
1 Barrel (42 Gallons) diesel fuel oil = 315 Pounds
1 Gallon engine motor oil = approximately 7.3 Pounds
1 Barrel of lubricating oil = approximately 450 Pounds
Metric Conversions
Celsius + 17.8 x 1.8 = Fahrenheit
Fahrenheit - 32 x .555 = Celsius
Fathoms x 1.8288 = Meters
Meters x .5468 = Fathoms
Feet x .3048 = Meters x 3.281 = Feet
Knots x 1.151 = Miles/Hour
Miles/Hour x .869 = Knots
Knots x 1.688 = Feet/Second
Knots x 1.852 = Kilometers/Hour
Kilometers/Hour x .54 = Knots
Latitude = 60 Nautical Miles/Degree
Miles, Statute = 5280 Feet
5280 Feet x .3048 = 1609.34 Meters
Speed of Sound = 1100 Feet/Second or 335.28 Meters/Second

Tide Tables

Homer Tide table May though August 2016

Kenai Tide table May though August 2016

Clam Tides 2016


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