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How to Estimate Remaining Daylight

Camping

Count the finger widths between the sun and the horizon. Each finger is equivalent to 15 minutes with each had totaling an hour. When the sun dips low enough that only two hands fit, its time to search for a suitable campsite and assemble a shelter.

Trick Source: Both Trick and Image Credited to: http://imgur.com/r/lifehacks/3mjOriF

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Avatar of rogerrabbit88

A Caveat: If you’re near the poles, the sun will hover over the horizon for a longer period of time, giving you an inaccurate reading.



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