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Subject: What3words
From: Neil Cheshire <>
Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2015 01:43:54 +0000

What is the point of converting the time honoured Latitude and Longitude into 
57 trillion meaningless three word phrases?

Considering Latitude, Degrees, Minutes and decimals of a minute, the third 
decimal of a minute fixes the North/South location to 1.8 metres.

Considering Longitude, the third decimal of a minute fixes the East/West 
location to 1.8 metres at the equator reducing to zero metres at the poles.

These are readily available on a GPS receiver. Why bother with the other 

Neil Cheshire
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