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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetic_declination

Magnetic declination or variation is the angle on the horizontal plane between magnetic north and true north (the direction along a meridian towards the ...

www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geomag/declination.shtml

Magnetic declination, sometimes called magnetic variation, is the angle between magnetic north and true north. Declination is positive east of true north and ...

www.rei.com/learn/expert-advice/compass-declination.html

Mar 20, 2017 ... What's the difference between magnetic north and true north and why is it important to navigation? Learn what declination is and how to adjust ...

www.compassdude.com/compass-declination.php

Learn about magnetic declination effecting compass directions.

www.magnetic-declination.com

Find your location or click on the map to display your magnetic declination, Browse countries What is Magnetic Declination?

education.usgs.gov/lessons/compass.html

May 2, 2017 ... How to adjust the magnetic declination on a compass and orient it with a USGS topographic map.

www.learn-orienteering.org/old/lesson3.html

Lesson 3 of Kjetil Kjernsmo's illustrated compass tutorial. It teaches how to understand the Magnetic Declination. Further it deals with how much you must expect ...

www.atlasquest.com/tutorials/compass/declination/index.html

Declination. So far, all bearings we've used are based on magnetic north. Normally, that's all a letterboxer will deal with...but on rare occasions, someone likes to ...

www.backpacker.com/gear/how-to-align-your-compass

Determine the magnetic declination for your area (see "Declination 101" below), and set your compass for that variance, which is marked on most maps.