what is magnetic declination?and its related terms?

Asked by Abu Thahir | 12th Aug, 2011, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Magnetic declination is the angle between magnetic north (the direction the north end of a compass needle points) and true north. The declination is positive when the magnetic north is east of true north.

Answered by  | 14th Aug, 2011, 01:06: AM

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