What is angle of dip and declination

Asked by  | 30th Jul, 2009, 02:23: PM

Expert Answer:

At any place the acute angle between the magnetic maredian and the geographical meridian is called the 'angle declination "α"

The angle of dip at a place is the angle between the direction of the earth's magentic field and the horizontal in the magnetic meridian at that place.

Answered by  | 30th Jul, 2009, 02:28: PM

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