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## Homework Statement

It's a question about the deviation of a bullet fired on Earth's surface:

**I solved the question, but I can't figure out what exactly this deviation means, where is it on the following question's picture:

__The problem:__A bullet is fired from a gun towards a target at distance of D=800 meters.

The bullet speed is V=800 meters per second.

The shot is taken at latitude θ=45°, towards the north:

What is the deviation of the bullet from the target?

## Homework Equations

a

_{c}= -2W×V

## The Attempt at a Solution

Time for bullet to reach target = 1 second (target at 800m, bullet speed is 800 m/s).

W

_{(Earth's rotational speed)}= 2π/(24*60*60) = 0.0000727

a

_{c}= -2W×V = -2*(0.0000727)*800*sin(45) = 0.082 (m/s

_{2})

And then the deviation is x=at

^{2}/ 2 = 0.041 meters.

Where exactly is this deviation?