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15 December 2013
Rule of thumb
The GF told me that the lights on the other side of the golf course were the building where she works. I told her I make it about 1 1/8 mile as the crow flies.
The human thumb at arm's length subtends 1 degree of arc. The math is easy, and left as an exercise for the student.