Marine Bells is a time-keeping application using the long-established series of bell-strikes known as Ship’s Bells. The bell rings every half hour in a repeating 4-hour sequence (see the Bell Schedule screen shot).
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* A working, visual analog clock that shows the current time.
* Ability to schedule a daily (or night-time) silent period.
* Display of current latitude and longitude. After all, sailors want to know their coordinates!
For centuries, Ships Bells have been used aboard navy, merchant, and other vessels. Non-sailors have discovered this as a practical way to keep time without having to look at a clock or wristwatch.
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