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Tag: WCB Whole Circle Bearing and Reduced Bearing

In whole circle bearing (WCB) the bearing of a line at any point is measured with respect to a meridian. Its value varies from zero to 360°, increasing in clockwise direction. Zero is north direction, 90° is east,  180° is south and 270° is west (Ref. Fig. 13.2). This type of bearing is used in prismatic compass. In reduced bearing

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