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Unofficial Coordinates for the Puhipuhi, New Zealand Control Points


Courtesy of Peter Mulhare ( peter(at)igrin.co.nz )
Dated: 30 March, 2002

Updated: 05 August, 2004

Airport and elevation information courtesy of Michael-Lorenz Meier's database

Magnetic Variation: 18.6E, Datum: Geodetic 1949
Time zone: NZ, summer offset from GMT is 13:00 and in winter it is 12:00.

The waypoint data are available directly at www.igrin.co.nz/~peter/turnpoints.htm

Information about soaring at Puhipuhi, New Zealand is available at www.igrin.co.nz/~peter/gliding.htm

The primary specification of the waypoint coordinates is degrees and decimal minutes


Whangarei District Gliding Club
Northland Turnpoints

The coordinates are based on the Geodetic 1949 Datum as used on ALL New Zealand Maps (including Aviation Maps), and all turn points are marked on NZMS 260 (1 : 50000) series maps. Sheets O04, O05, O06, P04, P05, P06, P07, P08, Q06, Q07, and Q08.

Note: The 6 letter designators are set up such that the first 4 letters are a short version of the turn point name, the last 2 letters designate the type of turn point.

ID Designators
++++AF Airfield
++++BG Bridge
++++DF Dairy Factory - including old Dairy Factories
++++FL Waterfall
++++GC Golf Course
++++HS High School
++++MS Museum
++++PB Hotel/Public House/Tavern
++++PK Peak/Hilltop/Trig Point
++++QY Quarry
++++SG Sports Ground
++++TX Television Transmitting Site
++++QY Quarry


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