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AK5957  DESIGNATION -  MELBOURNE RADIO STA WMMB TOWER
AK5957  PID         -  AK5957
AK5957  STATE/COUNTY-  FL/BREVARD
AK5957  USGS QUAD   -  MELBOURNE EAST (1980)
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AK5957                         *CURRENT SURVEY CONTROL
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AK5957* NAD 83(1990)-  28 04 42.63249(N)    080 35 54.97061(W)     ADJUSTED
AK5957* NAVD 88     -
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AK5957  LAPLACE CORR-          -0.83  (seconds)                    DEFLEC99
AK5957  GEOID HEIGHT-         -28.16  (meters)                     GEOID99
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AK5957  HORZ ORDER  -  THIRD
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AK5957.The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods
AK5957.and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in May 1991.
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AK5957.The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
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AK5957.The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.
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AK5957;                    North         East     Units   Scale      Converg.
AK5957;SPC FL E     -   414,973.896   239,451.372   MT  0.99996038 +0 11 20.2
AK5957;UTM  17      - 3,105,964.290   539,437.911   MT  0.99961920 +0 11 20.2
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AK5957                          SUPERSEDED SURVEY CONTROL
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AK5957  NAD 83(1986)-  28 04 42.63833(N)    080 35 54.98519(W) AD(       ) 4
AK5957  NAD 27      -  28 04 41.58400(N)    080 35 55.79400(W) AD(       ) 3
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AK5957.Superseded values are not recommended for survey control.
AK5957.NGS no longer adjusts projects to the NAD 27 or NGVD 29 datums.
AK5957.See file dsdata.txt to determine how the superseded data were derived.
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AK5957_MARKER: 43 = RADIO/TV TOWER
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AK5957  HISTORY     - Date     Condition        Recov. By
AK5957  HISTORY     - 1948     FIRST OBSERVED   CGS
AK5957  HISTORY     - 1953     GOOD             CGS
AK5957  HISTORY     - 1971     GOOD             NGS
AK5957  HISTORY     - 1983     GOOD             NGS
AK5957  HISTORY     - 1984     GOOD             USPSQD
AK5957  HISTORY     - 1988     GOOD             USPSQD
AK5957  HISTORY     - 19950104 GOOD             USPSQD
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AK5957                          STATION DESCRIPTION
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AK5957''DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1948 (GEM)
AK5957''STATION IS LOCATED ABOUT 900 FEET S OF THE MELBOURNE CAUSEWAY
AK5957''ROAD, IN W SIDE OF INDIAN RIVER, ABOUT 225 FEET OFFSHORE.  THE
AK5957''STATION IS THE RED FLASHING OBSTRUCTION LIGHT ON TOP OF A 240-FOOT
AK5957''TRIANGULAR GUYED STRUCTURAL STEEL TOWER.  THE TOWER IS MOUNTED ON
AK5957''A 9-FOOT SQUARE CONCRETE BASE WHICH EXTENDS 6.5 FEET ABOVE WATER,
AK5957''SUPPORTED BY A 12-FOOT SQUARE BASE WHICH EXTENDS 1 FOOT ABOVE
AK5957''THE WATER.  THE TOWER IS GUYED BY THREE SETS OF CABLES
AK5957''RADIATING AT 120 DEG FROM THE TOWER.  THE GUY CABLES ARE
AK5957''ANCHORED IN CONCRETE ANCHORS WHICH ARE 5 FEET SQUARE TO WATER
AK5957''LEVEL, 3 BY 4 FEET STARTING AT WATER LEVEL, AND TAPERING TO
AK5957''3 BY 3 FEET AT 3 FEET ABOVE WATER LEVEL.  IT IS 120 FEET
AK5957''FROM THE CENTER OF THE ANTENNA TO THE CENTER OF THE GUY
AK5957''ANCHORS.  BESIDES THE FLASHING OBSTRUCTION LIGHT THE
AK5957''TOWER IS LIGHTED BY THREE SETS OF STEADY RED LIGHTS.
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AK5957''THE RADIO STATIONS CALL LETTERS ARE WMMB AND IT BROADCASTS ON
AK5957''A FREQUENCY OF 1050 KILOCYCLES WITH AN OUTPUT OF 250 WATTS,
AK5957''FROM 0630 HOURS TO 1900 HOURS, DAILY.  STATION WAS NOT OCCUPIED.
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AK5957                          STATION RECOVERY (1953)
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AK5957''RECOVERY NOTE BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1953 (DAJ)
AK5957''THIS STATION IS LOCATED IN THE CITY OF MELBOURNE, ON FRONT
AK5957''STREET, 0.15 MI. N OF NEW HAVEN AVENUE.  IT IS A STEEL STRUCTURE,
AK5957''ABOUT 175 FT. HIGH, AND IS PAINTED RED AND WHITE.
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AK5957''THE POINT INTERSECTED WAS THE LIGHT ON THE TOP OF THE MAST.
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AK5957''NOTE--APPARENTLY, THIS IS THE SAME STATION AS WAS LOCATED IN
AK5957''1948, BUT THE DESCRIPTION DOES NOT AGREE.
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AK5957                          STATION RECOVERY (1971)
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AK5957''RECOVERY NOTE BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1971 (WHS)
AK5957''RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.  THE 1953 DESCRIPTION IS ADEQUATE
AK5957''EXCEPT THE TOWER IS 234 FEET HIGH AND SETS ON A CONCRETE BLOCK
AK5957''WHICH IS 5 FEET ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL, ACCORDING TO THE STATION
AK5957''ENGINEER.
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AK5957''AIRLINE DISTANCE AND DIRECTION FROM NEAREST TOWN
AK5957''AT MELBOURNE.
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AK5957                          STATION RECOVERY (1983)
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AK5957''RECOVERY NOTE BY NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY 1983 (EEE)
AK5957''RECOVERED AS DESCRIBED IN GOOD CONDITION.
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AK5957''AIRLINE DISTANCE AND DIRECTION FROM NEAREST TOWN--IN MELBOURNE.
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AK5957                          STATION RECOVERY (1984)
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AK5957''RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1984 (IEE)
AK5957''AS ABOVE RECOVERED GOOD.
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AK5957''RECOVERED AS DESCRIBED.  OBSERVATION OF THE STATION SITE PUTS IT
AK5957''SOUTH OF NEW HAVEN AVENUE.  NOT KNOWN IF IT IS STILL WMMB.
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AK5957                          STATION RECOVERY (1988)
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AK5957''RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1988 (IEE)
AK5957''RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.
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AK5957                          STATION RECOVERY (1995)
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AK5957''RECOVERY NOTE BY US POWER SQUADRON 1995
AK5957''RECOVERED IN GOOD CONDITION.