2. Common Nomenclature

L Length of a traverse side.
T Total distance surveyed; sum of all side lengths
Lat, Dep Latitude and departure of a side
eLat, eDep Latitude and departure errors for the traverse
cLat, cDep Latitude and departure correction for a side
ALat, ADep Adjusted latitude and departure of a side


The corrections for each method, while computed differently, are added to the unadjusted latitudes and departures, Equations K-1 and K-2.

Equations K-1 and K-2