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declination, magnetic

Storm Dunlop

in A Dictionary of Weather

Second edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199541447
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191726903
declination, magnetic

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The deviation of a compass needle from true north, measured in degrees, defined as positive towards the east and negative

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Subjects: Environmental Science

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