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[1mNAME[0m
bearing - returns the azimuth bearing and great circle path distance
between two specified points

[1mSYNOPSIS[0m
[1mbearing [22mfile

[1mDESCRIPTION[0m
[1mbearing [22mreads a pair of .qth files specified on the command line, and
returns the azimuth bearing and great circle path distance between the
two points specified. A -metric switch is available so that distances
can be provided in kilometers rather than statute miles. SPLAT! pro-
vides similar distance and bearing information between two specific
site locations. The bearing utility, however, provides the information
quickly and easily over great distances without having to run SPLAT!

[1mEXAMPLES[0m
bearing ai4qr.qth 940-repeater.qth

[1mFILES[0m
[4m/usr/bin/bearing[0m

[1mSEE ALSO[0m
[1msplat[22m(1),

[1mBUGS[0m
No known bugs at this time.

[1mAUTHOR[0m
Steve Conklin (fedora@conklinhouse.com)

[1mHISTORY[0m
2008 - Text copied from README

1.0 30 July 2008 man(1)

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