I pity the fools who google "Live feeds from Hos" and end up here...(Except not so much with the pity.) ;)
I actually came here to get that multi-feed link you posted a while back. Thanks for anticipating my needs.
I don't know if this is up your alley or not, but I was watching one particular camera:http://tinyurl.com/2avea3zI noticed the Depth values was ~4878, a little less than a mile in feet, so I figured the values were in feet.I wrote down the N and E coordinates on the display:N ~10431620E ~1202805Assuming those are in feet as well, I decided to put them into radians.WGS earth radiusa: 6,378,137 metersb: 6,356,752.3 metersaverage = 6367444.65 meters = 20890566.46 feetRadiansN ~0.499346E ~0.0575764DegreesN ~28.61041E ~3.2988847So according to Wikipedia, the DWH was located here when it sank:28.736667°N 88.386944°WSo you can see my North calculation is basically spot on.If we take my East calculation and move it 90° West.86.7011153 WWhich is pretty close.So do you think Wikipedia is off by about 1.5 degrees, or there's something off with my math?I also find it interesting that BP's rovers like to think that the east west boundary is in the US.
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