what is angle of dip and declination

Asked by  | 2nd Apr, 2008, 12:39: 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  | 22nd May, 2008, 04:01: PM

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