Tag: Grid Reference

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AK IN KK 開幕左差唔多4個月,大家仲記唔記得名入面既「KK」係D咩? 三月出過篇《名字解說 – KK》講「KK」既由來,入面講過「軍事電網參考系統MGRS (Military Grid Reference System)」(詳請看原文),有人好奇點解會識呢D「軍事野」,唔通要去美軍受訓先可以識行山既技巧? 答案好簡單,唔洗飛十幾個鐘,上下山藝未識囉,有讀圖尺(Romer)就有得睇!香港山藝協會定期會舉辦一、二、三級山藝訓練證書課程,等唔同人去學習山藝知識同技巧,做個負責任既山友。而格網座標呢樣野,相信係一級山藝訓練證書課程已經有得學,一D都唔洗心急。 而且,係Youtube都有短片教大家咩係MGRS,分享一條香港山藝協會整既比大家: 再唔明?搵Google大師幫下你手啦!網上咁多解說一定有個岩你!   Reference: 遠足訓練課程筆記(網上版) – 網格座標 Wikipedia – Universal Transverse Mercator coordinate system Wikipedia – Military Grid Reference System Army Study Guide – Locate a point using the US Army Military Grid Reference System (MGRS) HK Geodetic Survey Section – Web-based Transformation…
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About the name – KK

So what is KK in the name AK IN KK? Yes KK means HK, but why? You might find clues from the distance posts up the hills. And it is all about the location of Hong Kong in the MGRS (Military Grid Reference System).   Hong Kong lies on the grid square 49Q GE &…
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