Compass point to Gons conversion
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Compass point conversion
Boxing the compass is the action of naming all thirty-two clockwise points of the compass in order. The eight principal winds, eight half-winds and sixteen quarter winds together yield a 32-wind compass rose, with each compass direction point at 11.25° angle from the next.
Gon, also called grade, gradian, is a unit of plane angle that is equivalent π⁄200 rad, making the angle of a full circle 400 gons, and a right angle 100 gons. The gon is used mostly in triangulation.