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Posted by **Clare** on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 5:59pm.

- Geometry -
**Steve**, Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 11:12pmlet the lower height be h, the greater be H

h/1 = tan 16°

h = .2867 mi

H/1 = tan 74°

H = 3.4874

H-h = 3.2 mi

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