Sea

How far can you see from the ship's mast, whose peak is at 14 meters above sea level? (Earth's radius is 6370 km).

Result

x =  13.4 km

Solution:

Solution in text x =







Leave us a comment of example and its solution (i.e. if it is still somewhat unclear...):

Showing 0 comments:
1st comment
Be the first to comment!
avatar




Do you want to convert length units? Pythagorean theorem is the base for the right triangle calculator. See also our trigonometric triangle calculator.

Next similar examples:

  1. Spruce height
    stromcek_7 How tall was spruce that was cut at an altitude of 8m above the ground and the top landed at a distance of 15m from the heel of the tree?
  2. Theorem prove
    thales_1 We want to prove the sentense: If the natural number n is divisible by six, then n is divisible by three. From what assumption we started?
  3. Median
    medians.JPG In triangle ABC is given side a=10 cm and median ta= 13 cm and angle gamma 90°. Calculate length of the median tb.
  4. Right 24
    euclid_theorem Right isosceles triangle has an altitude x drawn from the right angle to the hypotenuse dividing it into 2 unequal segments. The length of one segment is 5 cm. What is the area of the triangle? Thank you.
  5. Right triangles
    PT How many right triangles we can construct from line segments 3,4,5,6,8,10,12,13,15,17 cm long? (Do not forget to the triangle inequality).
  6. A truck
    truck_11 A truck departs from a distribution center. From there, it goes 20km west, 30km north and 10km west and reaches a shop. How can the truck reach back to the distribution center from the shop (what is the shortest path)?
  7. Diagonals of the rhombus
    diagonals_rhombus Calculate height of rhombus whose diagonals are 12 cm and 19 cm.
  8. Cableway
    cable-car Cableway has a length of 1800 m. The horizontal distance between the upper and lower cable car station is 1600 m. Calculate how much meters altitude is higher upper station than the base station.
  9. Double ladder
    dvojak The double ladder is 8.5m long. It is built so that its lower ends are 3.5 meters apart. How high does the upper end of the ladder reach?
  10. Double ladder
    rr_rebrik The double ladder shoulders should be 3 meters long. What height will the upper top of the ladder reach if the lower ends are 1.8 meters apart?
  11. Circumscribing
    thales Determine the radius of the circumscribed circle to the right triangle with legs 9 cm and 6 cm.
  12. Center traverse
    trianles It is true that the middle traverse bisects the triangle?
  13. Triangle TBC
    isosceles_triangle TBC is isosceles triangle with base TB with base angle 63° and legs length |TC| = |BC| = 25. How long is the base TB?
  14. Euclid 5
    euclid_3 Calculate the length of remain sides of a right triangle ABC if a = 7 cm and height vc = 5 cm.
  15. Triangle IRT
    triangles_5 In isosceles right triangle ABC with right angle at vertex C is coordinates: A (-1, 2); C (-5, -2) Calculate the length of segment AB.
  16. Medians and sides
    3angle Determine the size of a triangle KLM and the size of the medians in the triangle. K=(-5; -6), L=(7; -2), M=(5; 6).
  17. 4s pyramid
    pyramid_regular Regular tetrahedral pyramid has a base edge a=17 and collaterally edge length b=32. What is its height?