due north


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Synonyms for due north

the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees

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The Company has been told that Conoco, a major, integrated energy company based in Houston and active in 40 countries worldwide has approximately 100,000 acres leased due north of the Boyd's Prospect 19.
Negotiations are underway a gas pipeline right of way through the property due north of the Lenox property and if the company's anticipated development program stays on its projected timeline the company is confident gas will be tied in this winter season.
A test pit was excavated to a depth of 6 metres in the southern region of the recently discovered Santa Monica deposit, which lies approximately 5 km due north of Cape Ulie.
In his report dated December 19, 2002, Chris Barden, registered professional petroleum engineer, stated that the O sand produces from six wells in the Redfish Point field several miles due north of the discovery.
19, 2002, Chris Barden, registered Professional Petroleum Engineer, stated that the "O" sand produces from 6 wells in the Redfish Point Field several miles due north of the discovery.
A second sample was collected some 300 metres due north of the Engagement Zone and likely represents yet another diamond bearing breccia.
Negotiations are underway for a gas pipeline right of way through the property due north of the Lenox property and if our anticipated development program stays on its projected timeline the company is confident gas will be tied in this winter season.
5 miles due north of the Kikeh field on a separate structural feature.
The property is due north and on trend from Placer Domes Bald Mountain deposit.
Eight of the Skagit's thirteen offices are located within Skagit County, the county due north and contiguous to Frontier's headquarters.
5 kilometers due north of the KG#1 well and is situated in shallow waters of approximately 70 meters deep.
The crash took place on a remote stretch of the highway in extremely rugged, pine-tree-covered mountains due north of the San Gabriel Valley, about 10 miles east of the party site.
The California gray whale was headed due north along the migratory course that other whales had taken several hours earlier.
Positioned to face due north for optimal light, The Egg allows designers to view their work in natural daylight, with the help of two turntables.
As you approach the observatory (1,134 feet), turn sharply to the right, or due north, and walk through the parking lot and past a snack shop to signs for the Mount Hollywood Hiking Trail and the Charlie Turner Trailhead.