radio time signal

radio time signal

[′rād·ē·ō ′tīm ‚sig·nəl]
(communications)
A time signal sent by radio broadcast.
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8 135 Note that the radio time signal transmission frequency for Ottawa, Canada (CHU) changed from 7335 to 7850 kHz starting 2009 Jan 1.
The complex subject of celestial navigation is made simple enough for even the most non-mathematical sailor, with details on plotting position by sun, planets and stars; checking the compass by using heavenly objects; taking radio time signals and adjusting the sextant for day-to-day corrections.

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