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wwl(1)			FreeBSD	General	Commands Manual			wwl(1)

NAME
     wwl -- Maidenhead locator utility

SYNOPSIS
     This program does Maidenhead calculations of distance and bearing for any
     two Maidenhead locators given on the command line;	Alternatively the pro-
     gram may be used to return	the Latitude and Longitude of a	single Maiden-
     head grid square when invoked as locator.

EXAMPLES
     wwl fn25di	jo55ei
     qrb: 5810 kilometers, azimuth: 46 degrees

     wwl jo55 ec41
     qrb: 15996	kilometers, azimuth: 216 degrees

     locator FN25di
     Locator	: FN25DI
     Coordinates: Long:	(W) -75.75 Lat : (N) 45.3333

     locator jo55ei
     Locator	: JO55EI
     Coordinates: Long:	(E) 10.33 Lat :	(N) 55.3333

     locator ec41
     Locator	: EC41AA
     Coordinates: Long:	(W) -92.00 Lat : (S) -69.0000

HISTORY
     wwl, Originally by	IK0ZSN Mirko Caserta <ik0zsn@amsat.org>

     locator, originally written by Harald M.  Stauss harald.stauss@web.de
     DO1JHS @ DB0GR.#BLN.DEU.EU

     There is no code from the original	(dead?)	version	of wwl or the original
     (dead?) version of	locator	in this	version.

AUTHORS
     Diane Bruce (VA3DB) db@db.net

FreeBSD				October	7, 2007			       FreeBSD

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