Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

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Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby PocoJoe » Sat Jun 14, 2014 11:27 pm

For the GPS freaks in the crowd, the golden spike coordinates were published today in innovate.burningman.com:

Latitude 40.78880, Longitude -119.20315

It is great to see this information published so early - thanks!
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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby EspressoDude » Sun Jun 15, 2014 8:45 am

looks like 69 feet @ 325degrees from last year

last year reported position 40.788644 , -119.2030177 but on Google Earth looks like 40.787018 , -119.204280
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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby Just_Joe » Sun Jun 15, 2014 8:46 am

Ran across this while wandering around in the vicinity of 40.78880|-119.20315 few weeks ago.
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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby EspressoDude » Sun Jun 15, 2014 8:55 am

looks like cross roads in the middle of nowhere
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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby FIGJAM » Sun Jun 15, 2014 9:03 am

I keep winding up in china??? :?
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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby GreyCoyote » Sun Jun 15, 2014 9:33 am

FIGJAM wrote:I keep winding up in china??? :?


I'd stop digging, Figjam. Just sayin'... :mrgreen:
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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby Just_Joe » Sun Jun 15, 2014 10:04 am

EspressoDude wrote:looks like cross roads in the middle of nowhere

With a little communal effort, I think we could build a Caravanserai for road weary travellers.
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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sun Jul 13, 2014 10:25 am

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Re: Golden Spike 2014 Lat/Lon Published

Postby trilobyte » Sun Jul 13, 2014 10:36 am

I'm giving this a nudge to the Q&A board, since that's a better fit for general preparation discussions.
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